Vertex Rafting Field Trips

Rafting field trips at Vertex.

Raft the Arkansas River with River Runners

The river is still flowing and the Inaugural Vertex Festival is this weekend. River Runners is proud to announce its partnership with Madison House Presents to provide Vertex rafting field trips. Raft the Arkansas River during the day and jam to music by Alabama Shakes, Odesza, Gramatik, Trey Anastasio Band, Lettuce (and more) all night. Float six miles of the Arkansas River from the South Main Neighborhood of Buena Vista to the Browns Canyon Riverside Bar & Grill at River Runners. Raft trips depart from the festival venue at 9:00 am, 10:00 am and 2:00 pm August 5-7.

Book your Vertex Rafting Field Trip HERE>>.

Buena Vista, Colorado | August 5-7, 2016

Vertex is a three-day music and camping festival to be held August 5-7, 2016 in Buena Vista, Colorado. The event will be held at The Meadows, which is several hundred acres of open space at the base of the Collegiate Mountain Range with Cottonwood Creek running right through it.

Alabama Shakes to perform Friday at 10:00 pm
Alabama Shakes, a Grammy-winning blues rock band, is one of the many headliners at the Inaugural Vertex Festival August 5-7 in Buena Vista, Colorado.

Vertex Festival Lineup

  • Odesza
  • Alabama Shakes
  • Trey Anastasio Band
  • Gramatik
  • Lettuce
  • Duke Dumont
  • Graham Nash
  • Seven Lions
  • The Claypool Lennon Delirium
  • Emancipator Ensemble
  • The Revivalists
  • Anderson .Paak and the Free Nationals
  • And much more…
  • Dalabil and The Department of Visual Consciousness

    Vertex Festival Art

    More than just a music and camping festival

    In addition to celebrating music and mountain lifestyle, Vertex will feature recyclable and natural art by Dalabil and The Department of Visual Consciousness, known for curating Reincarnation at Electric Forest.

    Raft, Kayak, and SUP Board the Arkansas River

    You can raft, kayak and SUP board the Arkansas River with River Runners now through September 25. Book all other river tours online or call 800-723-8987.