River Runners Blog

2018 Rafting Season Update »

Book now, raft April 7 – September 30, 2018 20-40% off whitewater rafting tours The 2018 River Runners rafting season has been announced. Raft any date April 7 through September 30, 2018. Don’t miss the boat! The River Runners Early Bird Rafting Sale is almost over. Get 40% off full-days and 20% off half-day and … read more

Don’t miss the boat. Start planning your Colorado summer vacation now! »

Planning Guide for Colorado’s Arkansas River Basin The Arkansas River Basin is a popular summer vacation spot in Southwest Colorado. It’s a good idea to plan ahead if you want to experience all the area has to offer. This blog will help you find the nicest places to stay, coolest activities, tastiest restaurants and best … read more

The River Runners Early Bird Whitewater Rafting Sale is Live »

Book now, raft next summer 20-40% off whitewater rafting tours The River Runners Early Bird Whitewater Rafting Sale is live. Book now for next summer. Get 40% off full-days and 20% off half-day and overnight rafting trips. Book online or call 800-723-8987. Offer expires February 5, 2018. 40% off full-day tours – enter EarlyBird40 20% … read more

Summer is not over yet! Colorado’s epic rafting season rolls on. »

Raft Colorado’s Arkansas River through September A deep snowpack this past winter, followed by record moisture in the high country this summer, has resulted in higher than normal flows on Colorado’s Arkansas River all season. This trend is expected to continue through Labor Day, so grab some friends and plan your next Colorado whitewater rafting … read more

Book your Colorado rafting trip before summer ends »

The water levels are great – raft through September A whitewater rafting trip can create lasting memories your family will cherish for years to come. Don’t miss your chance to raft Colorado’s Arkansas River this summer. Book online and save 10% with promo code: ONLINE Save 10% with promo code: ONLINE BOOK ONLINE Find the … read more

River Runners announces whitewater rafting and off-road adventure packages »

Save 15% on whitewater rafting, lunch, and side-by-side ATV tours Colorado Adventures in Buena Vista and at the Royal Gorge Package a whitewater rafting trip, lunch, and an off-road tour for a full day of adventure in Buena Vista or at the Royal Gorge. Raft Browns Canyon, the Numbers, Bighorn Sheep Canyon or the Royal … read more

Colorado whitewater update: Upper Arkansas River »

Peak flows expected the latter half of June Runoff is in full force on Colorado’s Upper Arkansas River and the snowpack is 176 percent of normal. This means high water conditions should persist through June and into July. Book your trip in June for the best whitewater of the season. Save 10% on any tour … read more

Five reasons to visit Colorado’s Arkansas River Basin »

Colorado is full of outdoor recreation, hot springs, and cool mountain towns. Below are five reasons why Colorado’s Arkansas River Basin should be your next family vacation destination. 1. Rafting, Kayaking, and Stand Up Paddle Boarding The Arkansas River Colorado’s Upper Arkansas River is known for world-class whitewater, but you don’t have to be hardcore … read more

Planning a Colorado whitewater rafting trip? We’ve got you covered! »

River Runners is open for the 2017 rafting season Planning a Colorado whitewater rafting trip? River Runners is open seven days a week from 9 am to 5 pm MST. Call 800-723-8987 to speak with a reservation specialist or book online 24 hours a day. Book Online and Save 20% OFF full day raft trips … read more

Virtual Tour Guide: Royal Gorge History »

The Royal Gorge was a tourist attraction well before the construction of the bridge in 1929. Travelers started visiting the area as early as the late 1800’s. Today, hundreds of thousands visit the park annually by kayak, raft, train, and bridge. There are lots of ways to experience the Royal Gorge, but let’s start with … read more