River Runners Blog

Whitewater Rafting Colorado’s Arkansas River »

One of North America’s most popular whitewater rafting destinations is the Arkansas River in Colorado. Centrally located in the Heart of the Rockies, the Arkansas River has Colorado whitewater rafting trips suitable for nearly all ages and abilities. At River Runners you can depart from Buena Vista or Canon City.

Boy Scout Overnight Rafting Colorado »

Boy Scouts traveling to Colorado this summer can find adventure on overnight rafting trips on the Arkansas River. Combine the thrill and challenge of whitewater rafting during the day with remote wilderness camping at night. All River Runners overnight trips meet at our Buena Vista rafting location.

Boy Scout Colorado Basecamp »

The River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort is the perfect Boy Scout and Venturing Crew base camp in Colorado. Explore Chaffee County in Colorado this summer from this unique group camping destination. Enjoy whitewater rafting, hiking, horseback riding, zip line tours and other outdoor adventures.

Visit a Colorado Ghost Town »

St. Elmo: An Original Colorado Ghost Town A visit to this well-preserved ghost town is worth the 40 minute drive from Buena Vista, Colorado. The Colorado Ghost Town of St. Elmo is situated high in the Sawatch Mountain Range about 20 miles southwest of Buena Vista, CO. Founded in 1880, this former gold mining camp … read more

Colorado Whitewater Rafting Season to Run Through Labor Day »

River Runners to offer rafting trips on the Arkansas River through Labor Day 2012 Thanks to above average precipitation in the mountains River Runners will offer whitewater rafting trips daily down Browns Canyon, Bighorn Sheep Canyon, and the Royal Gorge sections of the Arkansas River through September 3 (Labor Day), 2012. Flows on the Arkansas … read more

Whitewater Rafting on the Arkansas River in Colorado Now Open »

2012 Colorado Whitewater Rafting Season Underway River Runners launched its 2012 Colorado rafting season on April 10 with a half-day whitewater adventure down Browns Canyon on the Arkansas River Book your Colorado whitewater rafting trip online or call 800-723-8987. Unseasonably warm temperatures in the Colorado high country this April has provided awesome weather for whitewater … read more

Unique Rafting Fundraiser for your Organization »

Looking for a unique and active way to raise money for your organization while potentially captivating new membership?   Consider this exclusive whitewater rafting fundraiser with Adrift Adventures.   Adrift Adventures has partnered with Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Station (RMPBS) in Colorado the past three years to offer its viewers and members exclusive multi-day whitewater … read more

Rafting Jobs Utah »

Utah Expedition Rafting Jobs in Dinosaur National Monument Adrift Adventures seeks multi-day raft guides and guide trainees for the 2012 rafting season on the Green River and Yampa River in Dinosaur National Monument. The following positions are stationed at the Adrift Adventures warehouse in Jensen, Utah. Learn more about Adrift Adventures Dinosaur National Monument Qualified … read more

Vail, Colorado White Water Rafting Vacations »

Vail, Colorado White Water Rafting Vacations One of the most popular things to do in Vail during the summer is white water rafting. The Eagle River flows right through town, but the rafting season is short and the runs are limited on this small volume river. This is why Vail rafting companies drive you to … read more

White Water Rafting Near Castle Rock, Colorado »

White Water Rafting Near Castle Rock, Colorado The best white water rafting near Castle Rock, Colorado is on the Arkansas River and the most trusted rafting company on the Arkansas River is River Runners. Since 1972, River Runners has offered Colorado white water rafting trips on the Arkansas River. Choose from two rafting centers in … read more