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COLORADO WHITEWATER RAFTING

Buena Vista Adventure Hub

RAFT, OFF-ROAD & RENTAL SHOP

Browns Canyon

RAFT, CAMP, BAR & GRILL

Downtown Salida

RENTAL SHOP & BOOKING CENTER

The Royal Gorge

RAFT THE ROYAL GORGE

ATV OFF ROAD TOURS AND RENTALS - The Adventure Hub - LEARN MORE

OFF ROAD TOURS AND RENTALS
The Adventure Hub

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The whitewater professionals since 1972

River Runners started in 1972 as one of the first whitewater rafting companies in Colorado. Guest experience has always been our top priority, which is why there are now four River Runners locations spanning more than 100 miles of the Arkansas River in Buena Vista, CaƱon City and Salida. Find everything from whitewater rafting, kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) to off-roading, camping, dining and more.

Beginner/Intermidiate - One Day, Class 2-4 - VIEW TRIPS

Beginner / Intermediate

The Arkansas River has the best beginner whitewater rafting in Colorado, so be prepared for some splashy fun. Raft Browns Canyon National Monument or Bighorn Sheep Canyon for a family-friendly rafting adventure you won’t forget.

Advanced Whitewater - One Day, Class 4-5 - VIEW TRIPS

Advanced Whitewater

Raft the Royal Gorge or the Numbers for some of the most challenging whitewater adventures in Colorado. Advanced river trips depart from the Buena Vista Adventure Hub and Royal Gorge outposts with the best rapids in the state.

Overnight Rafting Trips - Multi Day, Class 3-4 - VIEW TRIPS

Overnight Rafting Trips

Camp in Browns Canyon National Monument to complete your overnight rafting trip in Colorado. Book an exclusive tour with at least six people or select one of our open join dates in one of the best places to go whitewater rafting in Colorado.

Off Road Tours & Rentals - Side-By-Side ATV - VIEW OPTIONS

Off Road Tours & Rentals

New this year, the Buena Vista Adventure Hub has partnered with Polaris Adventures to offer side-by-side ATV tours and rentals in Buena Vista, Colorado. Drive or ride in a 2018 Polaris RZR 900 in the Colorado backcountry.

Testimonials

Our guide kept us laughing and safe, but with plenty of thrills.

- Carol from Lakewood, CO

Browns Canyon Riverside Grill - MENU & HOURS

Browns Canyon Riverside Grill

Work up an appetite and visit the River Runners Riverside Grill which offers unique outdoor dining on the Arkansas River. Enjoy delicious food and drinks in a laid-back atmosphere with an iconic view.

Group Campsites Available - BOOK YOUR SITE

Group Campsites Available

River Runners at Browns Canyon is the perfect group basecamp for whitewater rafting on the Arkansas River. Space is limited, so be sure to book your stay early.

Event Space - FIND OUT MORE

Event Space

Are you hosting a wedding or event? Check out our outdoor venue on the Arkansas River - just six miles south of Buena Vista, Colorado. Pair it with rafting expeditions and outdoor excursions your friends and family will love.

Book your group rafting trip with River Runners

Whitewater rafting is popular for large and small group tours in Colorado. With a smooth check-in process, the largest selection of trips and affordable pricing, this is an adventure your group will never forget. Travel agent discounts are also available.

OUR LOCATIONS

RIVER RUNNERS
@ BROWNS CANYON

24070 County Road 301
Buena Vista, Colorado 81211
Call: (719) 395-2466
Call: (800) 723-8987

RIVER RUNNERS
@ SOUTH MAIN

801 Front Loop
Buena Vista, Colorado 81211
Call: (719) 395-2466
Call: (800) 723-8987

RIVER RUNNERS
@ SALIDA

240 North F Street
Salida, Colorado 81201
Call: (719) 395-2466
Call: (800) 723-8987

RIVER RUNNERS
@ THE ROYAL GORGE

44641 US Hwy 50
Cañon City, Colorado 81212
Call: (719) 275-2291
Call: (800) 723-8987