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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

It’s Whitewater Rafting Permit Season!

Planning a float down a popular river this year?  You better be prepared!  January is the month to get all your permit applications filled out, as many are due within the first two months of the year.  Grab a cold beverage, sit down with your rafting crew, and dive into the tedious task of paperwork […]

River Recipes for Rafting Trips

River Recipes for Rafting Trips

With Colorado’s beautiful summer just beginning, it’s time to start planning your overnight rafting trip. Make sure you have all of your gear, your closest friends and family, and most importantly: ingredients for all of the meals you’ll be making riverside! We have lots of meal tips and recipes to make your adventure run smoothly.  Start your […]

Adventures at the Frisco Kayak Park

Posted by on Jun 15, 2016 in Class IV, Rafting
Adventures at the Frisco Kayak Park

Summit County, Colorado is the crown jewel of the Colorado ski and snowboard scene but sheds a new light over the summer months. Summit County boasts 5 world class ski resorts all within 50 miles of each other but over the summer time the local attention switches from snow sports to water and pedal sports. This area is […]

Best Summer Camping Spots in Colorado

Best Summer Camping Spots in Colorado

Whether you are looking for a secluded campsite away from your busy life or a simple spot with great views, Colorado is your summer camping destination. With all the outdoor activities such as hiking, rafting, fishing, and ziplining in these spots, there truly is something for everyone.   Mount Princeton Campground  Located in Buena Vista, this campground is perfect for those who can’t […]

Steamboat Bike Week

Steamboat Bike Week

Every year, the Colorado cycling community celebrates the athleticism and culture derived from bicycling.  Whether you’re a hardcore downhill guru or a skinny tire road specialist, the Steamboat Bike Week offers something for everyone.  Hosted in Steamboat Springs, CO, this year’s bike week will take place Monday, June 13 through Sunday, June 19. The week […]

What is Wakayama Rafting?

Posted by on May 30, 2016 in Class IV, Gear, Rafting, Summer, Travel
What is Wakayama Rafting?

When you think of a crazy whitewater rafting trip some of the things that come to mind are kayaking waterfalls or rafting big class V whitewater. This may be the case here in the states but in the Wakayama Prefecture of Japan they take high adventure rafting to a whole new level. Kitayama River, which lies deep […]

Memorial Day on the Colorado River

Posted by on May 22, 2016 in Class IV, Fly Fishing
Memorial Day on the Colorado River

Memorial Day Weekend is quickly approaching and many families are starting to plan their relaxing escape from winter’s woes.  With the snow melt comes the start of summer fun.  From grilling out to whitewater rafting, Memorial Day Weekend offers the opportunity for those struck with cabin fever to shake their legs out and enjoy some […]