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Scenic River Tours

#1 of 7 Tours in Gunnison Features Animals
703 W Tomichi Ave, Gunnison, CO 81230-3072
+1 970-641-3131
Review Highlights

Had so much fun. Our river guide Houston was great and made the experience so much better. It was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Eric R
via mobile
First time rafters had a blast

We had a total blast on our Lower Taylor raft ride today. The guides were all fantastic and we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bethany F
Bryan, Texas
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We offer guided rafting trips every day from Memorial Day thru Labor Day. Scenic rafting trips for all ages, whitewater rafting trips for those 10 years old and up. Equipment rentals, stand up paddleboard and inflatable kayak rentals. Float fishing trips or walk wade fishing, rockclimbing sessions available too! Full retail shop for paddling.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
703 W Tomichi Ave, Gunnison, CO 81230-3072
+1 970-641-3131
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had so much fun. Our river guide Houston was great and made the experience so much better. It was my first time white water rafting and they made me so comfortable and prepared me for the trip before we started. Would definitely recommend to anyone...More

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a total blast on our Lower Taylor raft ride today. The guides were all fantastic and we couldn't have had a better time with any other company. Chris was our guide and we have already booked another trip in two days We are...More

Thank Bethany F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eliza managed our inexperienced bachelorette so well we were able to keep all of us from getting tossed into the river. She provided clear instructions that made us all feel safe with her and she ensured we had the best time. Can't wait for a...More

Thank lizogiba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went down the lower Taylor and had a great time. We enjoyed talking with our guides, Jeremy and Colin. Jeremy really wowed my oldest about his route to becoming a guide. Now my son wants to major in outdoor leadership. Thanks for the great...More

Thank carlandgrace
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff knowledgeable and friendly. Recommended we take Upper rather than Lower Taylor and so glad we did. Jordan and Scott made us comfortable in our ability and made the trip so much fun. 1 forward!

Thank bigjelly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did an all day (5 hours) raft trip down the Taylor River. The water was high, and we had lots of thrills. Jeremy Green was a great guide and instructor. On the lower part of the river we passed some rafts from another local...More

Thank uzumejin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jeremy Green is an excellent guide! He is a great instructor, who showed us how to be safe and have fun at the same time. He knows a lot about the area...history, things to do, etc. We look forward to coming back and doing a...More

Thank steve w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great trip down the Taylor river with Angie and a family from St. Louis. Everything was perfect, the water was a bit chilly (45) but the wetsuits kept us warm and Angie kept us out of trouble. Thanks!

Thank Archer777
Reviewed 2 October 2016

During our road trip to Colorado, I specifically booked a stop in Gunnison for us, to try river rafting with Scenic River Tours, on the basis of other reviews on Tripadvisor. It proved to be as good as we hoped. We chose the 3 hour...More

Thank chantillylace_10
Reviewed 8 September 2016

What a great rafting company. I was nervous having rafted before out east. All the staff were great, calm, assuring, the guide Jeremy was incredible. It was just he and I and my two teenage kids. He deftly got us down the river and was...More

Thank jeanne a
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have a package that would include zip lining and rafting? If so what is cost?
31 August 2016|
Response from VAtraveller17 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of the details, but I know they offer zip-lining, though it did not look extensive.
What is the cost for an adult?
15 July 2016|
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Response from wweaver2016 | Reviewed this property |
We do the all day float for about $95. Raft in the morning, then enjoy a great lunch on the river bank, the ducky/raft (sit on top kayaks) in the afternoon. I have been taking college students for over 6 years and they... More