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 […]

5 Great 2019 Spring Rafting Trips In Colorado

5 Great 2019 Spring Rafting Trips In Colorado

Beginning in early May, the spring rafting season in Colorado offers a number of great rafting trips for adventure-seekers of all skill levels, from beginner rafters looking to experience their first Colorado rafting adventure to seasoned whitewater experts. Expect a great Whitewater Rafting Season With heavier-than-expected snowfall in the Rockies so far this winter, the […]

The Best Colorado Rivers for Beginner Kayakers

Posted by on Jan 15, 2019 in Colorado River, Rafting, Scenery, Summer

Colorado has no shortage of scenic rivers and there’s few better ways to explore them than on a kayak! Seasoned kayakers will find no shortage of places in Colorado to drop in and experience everything from flat, calmer waters, to adrenaline pumping Class V rapids. But for first timers, the idea of getting into unexplored […]

The Best New River Gear to Purchase for Your 2019 Colorado Outdoor Activities

Posted by on Dec 27, 2018 in Colorado River, Gear, Kayaking, Rafting, Spring
The Best New River Gear to Purchase for Your 2019 Colorado Outdoor Activities

There are many natural wonders within the state of Colorado that make it the ideal playground for outdoor activities like skiing, mountain biking, and backpacking. One of Colorado’s famous attributes is its roaring rivers providing exquisite whitewater opportunities. If you live in the state, you are most likely well aware of this perk and might […]

4 Benefits of Owning a Dry Suit for Winter River Adventures in Colorado

Posted by on Dec 14, 2018 in Colorado River, Gear, Kayaking, Winter
4 Benefits of Owning a Dry Suit for Winter River Adventures in Colorado

Colorado is home to many rivers that rafters, kayakers, other outdoor lovers flock to for both the amazing rapids and beautiful views.  Rivers like the Arkansas, Colorado, Clear Creek, & Dolores bring water enthusiast from all over the world! From nice scenic floats, to intense class V whitewater, Colorado has a river trip for every skill-level. But there […]

Best Christmas Gifts for your River-Loving Friends and Family

Posted by on Nov 22, 2018 in Camping, Colorado River, Gear, Holidays, Overnight Trip, Rafting
Best Christmas Gifts for your River-Loving Friends and Family

Wondering what to buy that river rafting rat you love so much this holiday season? We have you covered with some great choices that they will adore. These top gifts will really make your friends and family wonder how they ever lived without them. Up first on the list is Neoprene Socks These socks are […]

What Colorado Rivers are Still Runnable in November 2018?

What Colorado Rivers are Still Runnable in November 2018?

As winter approaches in the Colorado Mountains many people forget the rivers and look to the ski resorts. It’s wonderful seeing all that fresh white powder on the peaks. However, for that very dedicated boater there is still one river option in the mountains that you can take a run on. The Colorado River The […]