Raft Colorado’s Arkansas River
Reconnect with Family and Friends
If you want to get out there and really explore the canyons of Colorado there is no better way to do it than on an overnight whitewater rafting trip. The Browns Canyon section of the Arkansas River is the perfect entry-level experience to reconnect with family and plug into nature with no cell phones, no video games and no TVs.
- Includes meals and group camping equipment
- Dry bags provided
- Sleeping bags / pads and tents available for rent
Let your guides do all of the work
This is a fully catered luxury experience – no roughing it on this camping trip. While your rafting the river – a gear boater will go ahead of the trip to set up camp. You do get to pitch your own tent, but other than that the guides will cook, serve and clean up after dinner, breakfast and lunch.
Leave No Trace
The Browns Canyon section of the Arkansas River is a proposed wilderness area and a proposed National Monument. We bring all food and gear on oar boats and stop at a remote camp. Guides and guests practice leave no trace camping, so if you pack it in – pack it out. Portable toilet systems, privacy tents and hand-washing stations are provided.
Intermediate and Advanced Rafting Options
River Runners offers four unique ways to experience an overnight rafting trip in Browns Canyon. The 24 Hours in Browns Canyon, the Intermediate Overnight, the Advanced Overnight, or the Three-day Ultimate Rafting Trip.