Know Before You Go(CFS, Swimming Techniques and Gear)

Posted by on May 9, 2021 in Gear, Gear Rentals, Raft Guide, Rafting, Summer, Uncategorized
Know Before You Go(CFS, Swimming Techniques and Gear)

CFS CFS or Cubic Feet per Second is a measurement used in the whitewater community. This measurement is the volume and speed of the water flowing in a river at any given point. CFS is calculated by multiplying the river’s width, depth, and speed of the water. High CFS means the water is flowing fast […]

Our 5 Favorite Riverside Campsites in Colorado

Our 5 Favorite Riverside Campsites in Colorado

We’re not too far away from river season here in Colorado!  After the spring snow storms begin to melt, we will be blowing up boats, donning drysuits, and sending it into those icy fresh waters. With the beginning of rafting season approaching, this also marks the beginning of summer camping.  Colorado has some amazing riverside […]

Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know You Needed for a River Rafting Trip

Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know You Needed for a River Rafting Trip

As the river season is nearing it’s end and shifting towards the winter snow; we’re ready to start preparing for the rafting season next spring.  Budgeting for essential gear and planning out your bigger purchases is the smarter move instead of scrambling last minute and paying full price for every item.   In March through April, […]

6 Tips for Beginners on your First Private River Rafting Trip

6 Tips for Beginners on your First Private River Rafting Trip

Written by: Katie Schneider We know the transition from commercial rafting trips over to private river excursions can seem daunting.  Our team is here to help make this process as easy as possible, because what’s better than some time on the water and a night camping under the stars?  Check out these 6 tips to […]

Most Important Gear to Rent for an Overnight River Trip

Most Important Gear to Rent for an Overnight River Trip

Written by Abigail Ryan Rafting overnight trips are a combination of camping, rafting, delicious meals, games, and making memories with new and old friends all on a beautiful riverside spot. With good preparation and a solid check list your overnight trip will go smoothly and you won’t have to have a single worry. Here is […]

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

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. […]

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 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 […]