Raft Colorado’s Arkansas River

Arkansas River

Cañon City, Colorado

Royal Gorge Area – 1 hour drive

Colorado Springs whitewater rafting

Raft the Arkansas River just 1 hour away

Rafting the Royal Gorge near Colorado Springs, Colorado

Being centrally located to many outdoor activities, numerous Colorado hot spots and historic places of interest, Colorado Springs is a wonderful urban hub for your Colorado vacation. True Colorado whitewater rafting can be found on the Arkansas River just a short distance from Colorado Springs.

Raft the Royal Gorge of the Arkansas River

Rafting the Royal Gorge will be the highlight of your Colorado Springs vacation. The Royal Gorge is located just one hour from Colorado Springs near Cañon City, Colorado. Visit the River Runners Royal Gorge Rafting Center and let the whitewater professionals take care of your rafting needs. Royal Gorge rafting depart daily May – September. (late-May & June is high water) On your full day Royal Gorge Rafting trip you will raft Bighorn Sheep Canyon in the morning enjoy a catered riverside lunch then continue rafting 956 feet below the Royal Gorge Bridge.

Family Whitewater Rafting

Enjoy rafting the family-friendly class III – IV rapids in Bighorn Sheep Canyon. Choose from full or half day rafting trips on the Arkansas River. Your full day family rafting adventure will include a catered riverside lunch. Bighorn Sheep Canyon rafting trips are filled with great rapids, incredible Colorado scenery and wildlife.