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River Runners - Day Trips

24070 County Road 301, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9717
+1 719-395-2466
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Awesome day on the water. Spectacular scenery

Jaylee was our guide for the full day Brown's Canyon raft. Since we went in late August, the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cynthia B
Denver, Colorado
What a blast

We had a great time on the Arkansas River thanks to the River Runners Company. Our guide Matt M is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Toledo, Ohio
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River Runners is located at the put in for Browns Canyon National Monument. Enjoy the convenience of having no shuttle to the river. Walk from your car to your raft. Choose from beginner, intermediate and advanced whitewater on half-day, full-day and overnight rafting trips.
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24070 County Road 301, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9717
+1 719-395-2466

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Reviewed yesterday

Jaylee was our guide for the full day Brown's Canyon raft. Since we went in late August, the rapids weren't huge (mostly just class III) but that was fine with me. After taking a couple of nasty spills on other rivers, I'm kind of over...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great time on the Arkansas River thanks to the River Runners Company. Our guide Matt M is an asset to this company. He was very knowledgable and skilled. He gave very clear instructions and very friendly. The river's views were amazing. I'm...More

Thank Utrocket71
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Terrific time today with River Runners. They outfitted us easily, gave us great instruction, and had first class equipment with very easy access to the Arkansas River. Eric was our guide and was fantastic. Professional, engaging and fun. Great ride through the rapids. Very reasonable...More

Thank mctommy6659
Reviewed 6 days ago

Do this if in the area. We had the best time. The water was cold and was running fairly fast. What a rush. Our two teens loved rafting and had a blast. We would recommend this, or any of the available trip they have, to...More

Thank bbarrs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the 1/2-day (2 hour) Brown's Canyon raft trip last week with River Runners. We both had a fantastic time!! That stretch of river is so scenic and beautiful. The views along every stretch of the river were gorgeous!! The rapids were fun and...More

Thank Pura_Vida_Miami
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the "Happy Hour" white water rafting excursion for our extended family. There were 5 of us ages 12 to 67. Our raft adventure guide was Kelsey and she was super friendly, competent and knowledgeable. We put in the Arkansas River in Buena Vista...More

Thank Ronald K
Reviewed 1 week ago

River runners took care of our party of 5 on the 2 day overnight trip. Our guide Lynn made sure we had the right gear, understood the safety rules, and made the 30 miles on the river great. Spencer and Mike the gear crew did...More

Thank 67Steve302
Reviewed 1 week ago

another rafting trip with river runners, this time we did the all day thru browns canyon with a break for lunch. the weather was cold and rainy but that didn't matter our guide RYAN was great fun and the other guides seemed to be keeping...More

Thank Meesh63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

River Runners is a very professional and organized rafting company. Safety is very important and so is having a great time. Our guide was Joe from Chicago. Great guy!

Thank leslie4100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving through Colorado seems like you are in a painting it is so breathtaking, the river is amazing and River Runners makes the whole experience magical. Our river guide McKensee was tons of fun. She had us laughing, smiling and learning about the beautiful canyon...More

Thank Tricia H
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6 February 2015|
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Response from ColoradoRiverRunners | Property representative |
River Runners at Browns Canyon is about 2 hours (114 miles) southwest of Golden, CO via Hwy 285 South.