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Intermediate Bighorn Sheep Canyon Whitewater Rafting Trip

From US$69.00
Intermediate Bighorn Sheep Canyon Whitewater Rafting Trip
From US$69.00
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Afternoon Bighorn Sheep CanyonMost Popular
We launch our 1/2 day trip in the afternoon for rafters on a tight schedule wanting a shorter river experience. This trip is 10 miles of the best whitewater in Bighorn Sheep Canyon.
US$69.00
Morning Bighorn Sheep Canyon
We launch our 1/2 day trip in the morning and in the afternoon for rafters on a tight schedule wanting a shorter river experience. This trip is 10 miles of the best whitewater in Bighorn Sheep Canyon.
US$69.00
Overview
BIGHORN SHEEP CANYON 

Floating past spectacular geological formations and views of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range as you run exciting Class II-III rapids. This trip is suitable for first timers or experienced rafters with great views and lots of adventure. You will run the best 10 miles of whitewater in Bighorn Sheep Canyon and perfect for families, groups or individuals looking to experience whitewater rafting in Colorado for the first time or tenth time. Great views and adventure! 2 to 3 hours on the water. This is the only trip that can start out of either of our locations.

What to Expect
1/2 DAY BIGHORN SHEEP CANYON WHITEWATER RAFTING

You will show up 45 minutes prior to your launch time and check in with your friendly office staff. They will send you over to meet your guides for the day and they will outfit you with your gear and inform you of what the conditions will be like for the day. After that you will attend a comprehensive safety orientation so that your are prepared for anything to come on the river. Then you will head to the river and start your adventure!! After a quick drive to the put-in you will be given some paddling instructions and then you will be on your way. You will encounter rapids like Prelude, 3 Rocks, Sharks Tooth and Spikebuck to name a few while learning proper paddling technique, enjoying the scenery and laughing with your crew at the corny jokes your guide makes as they create a wonderful experience for you and your group.
  • MINIMUM AGE: 8 years old.
  • CLASS: III-IV
  • CHECK IN TIMES: 8:45 am and 12:45 pm
  • LAUNCH TIMES: 9:30 am and 1:30 pm daily
  • MEETING LOCATION: Our Canon City Office. (49311 US Highway 50, Canon City 81212
Write a ReviewReviews (31)

1 - 5 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amazing!

It was an awesome experience for being my first time water rafting. Thanks Ron John for a great tour!

Thank Maricela G
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed your first rafting trip with us! We hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Half Day Bighorn Sheep Canyon

We had a great day on the river with our guide Milly. She had our group of 3 adults and 2 teens working together to paddle the raft in no time. The water level was low, but she knew just how to guide the raft...More

Thank janscottking
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad you had a fun trip with Milly! Feel free to request her in the future.

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Great Experience

We were a group of 6, and although they were apprehensive to let us all raft together due to the low water, they put us all in the same raft. Wow!!! What an experience, we were all on our first white water rafting trip, and...More

Thank Mark B
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your trip with Maggie! We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 14 August 2018
We all want to do this again!!

Our group of 6 adults had a great time with Maggie on our half day rafting trip! She was a super guide and knew exactly what to do to get us all working together and made our trip a blast! Great work Maggie - we...More

Thank nbjr2018
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed your trip with Maggie! Feel free to request her again in the future.

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Good time for all

We took 4 adults and 2 young teens and had a great time. Allie was an absolute pro in training us for the task and guiding the raft through some pretty rocky routes (water was fairly low) and did not talk our ears off/did let...More

Thank Illinoissoutherner
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad to hear you had a fun trip with Alli! Feel free to request her in the future.

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