A Guide to Outdoor River Brands that Give Back

Posted by on Jun 6, 2019 in Uncategorized

When choosing which brand you buy from for your next river adventure many factors may come into play. You may look for quality, a good price, or even style. Another factor to consider is the company’s impact on the environment and society as a whole. Without clean rivers, rafting trips are far less enjoyable. Less […]

5 Questions to Ask Yourself While Planning a Whitewater Rafting Trip

5 Questions to Ask Yourself While Planning a Whitewater Rafting Trip

By: Alison Stevens Colorado is home to many excellent sections of rivers for rafting. Along with that comes many companies with the ability to take you down river. If you’re like me sometimes the number of trips they offer can tend to be a little overwhelming. So instead of stressing I have come up with […]

What to expect when you book an overnight?

What to expect when you book an overnight?

There are numerous options for overnight rafting in Colorado. You can do a standard rafting overnight, or mix it up and try a deluxe trip for an added zipline adventure!  Whatever overnight trip you decide on, there are a few aspects you will want to keep in mind before setting out for your epic Colorado […]

5 Reasons to Rent Gear to Make your River Trip Seamless

Posted by on May 17, 2019 in Camping, Colorado River, Family Trips, Gear, Gear Rentals, Kayaking
5 Reasons to Rent Gear to Make your River Trip Seamless

We have 4 reasons why renting gear will make your life so much easier! How do you, an outdoor enthusiast, keep up with the hassles of buying, transporting, cleaning, and updating your gear? We have a tip that will change your life: rent your gear when you travel to the rafting epicenter of the world. […]

4 of the Most Beautiful Rivers to Kayak or Raft in America’s West this Summer

4 of the Most Beautiful Rivers to Kayak or Raft in America’s West this Summer

By Geoffrey Johnson The American west is home to some of the most extreme landscapes in the world. Harsh barren deserts can turn into giant mountains covered in forest. One thing these landscapes have in common is much of their terrain has been carved by rivers making their way to a distant ocean. Some of […]

Try Standup Paddle Boarding on the Colorado River this Summer

Try Standup Paddle Boarding on the Colorado River this Summer

Written By Alison Stevens Want to try something new this summer? Something that will get you outside, build strength, and let you work on your tan? If you are an adventurous person, then standup paddle boarding is for you! Standup paddle boarding (SUP) is a relatively new water sport. All you need is a paddle […]

8 Rules Straight from a Colorado Rafting Guide for your Next River Trip

Posted by on Mar 29, 2019 in Uncategorized

Written by Sarah Spalla After 20 years of guiding trips down multiple rivers in Colorado I’ve had my share of successful adventures…and some not so much.  If your vacation plans include some time on the river, and it should, take a look at some tips straight from a river guide to have a great trip! […]

Top 10 Products You Need Before Going on Your Own Colorado River Trip

Top 10 Products You Need Before Going on Your Own Colorado River Trip

Feel like you are ready for the rapids and now all you need is the newest and coolest gear? Well we can handle that. Get on the river today with gear from Colorado River Rentals. A ride down the river or a fishing trip is a great way to spend your time in the Colorado […]

The Physical and Mental Perks of Getting Outdoors

Posted by on Feb 28, 2019 in Camping, Destinations, Family Trips, Health, Hiking, Spring, Summer
The Physical and Mental Perks of Getting Outdoors

Written by Geoff Johnson Recent studies have shown that the average American spends 90 percent of their life indoors. Modern technology has given humans more comfort and less of a need to go outside. Even incredibly fit people often spend little time outdoors by getting their work out in a nice air-conditioned indoor gym. Another […]

Rafting Adventures Near Rocky Mountain National Park

Rafting Adventures Near Rocky Mountain National Park

Have you caught the Colorado bug for the outdoors, adventure, and are looking to explore rocky mountain national park? Look no further than an adventure down some of Colorado’s wild rivers. Poudre River If you are staying near Rocky Mountain National park you have two options for rivers in the area. If you are accessing […]