Can you float a river in Colorado Springs?

The Family Float trip is the closest beginner level whitewater to Colorado Springs, located on the Arkansas River in Buena Vista Colorado, a scenic 2-hour drive west from Colorado Springs. Beginner level Class II rafting is mild whitewater with trickling rapids.

How much does it cost to float the Colorado River?

Colorado River rafting trips are all inclusive with no additional costs once on the water.

Trip Type One Day Lower Canyon
Motor $346 – $681 $1550 – $1990 5 – 7 days
Hybrid / Oar / Dory N/A $3090 – $4723 7 – 12 days
All Paddle N/A $3210 – $3756 7 – 8 days

How much does it cost to go white water rafting in Colorado?

For a single person, full-day and half-day whitewater rafting prices can range from $30 to $350 USD. A full-day typically ranges from $120 to $350 USD for adults and $130 to $200 USD for youth. This may include lunch and optional activities. Half-day costs range from $30 to $100 USD for both adults and youth.

How long does it take to float down the Colorado River?

Consider the amount of time you have for your adventure of a lifetime. The Full Canyon experience can be had in a minimum of 7 days in a motorized raft or can last up to 15 days in an oar-powered raft.

Can I tube in Golden?

Tubing in Golden, CO is an exciting whitewater adventure! This year we are offering a tube/shuttle package for the first time or you can still opt for the tube rental only where you walk to the put-ins. Daily Tube Rental (No Shuttle): Includes commercial grade river tube with complimentary lifejacket and helmet.

What are the dangers of white water rafting?

Here are the top 5 dangers to watch out for when whitewater rafting.

  • Drowning is the #1 Danger of Whitewater Rafting.
  • Hypothermia is a Real Danger When Whitewater Rafting.
  • Overexertion is Often the Cause of Death in Rafting.
  • Smashing into Rocks.
  • Getting Stuck In River Features.

How much do you tip a white water raft?

How much to tip a white water rafting guide? Tip a white water rafting guide between 5 and 20% of the overall cost of your rafting trip. Between $5 and $20 per person, is usually acceptable.

How long does it take to raft through the Grand Canyon?

8 to 9 Days Rafting Trip for the Lower Grand Canyon Experience.

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