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Coming soon: Colorado zip line trips!

Yes, the rumor is true. We’re currently mapping out and constructing a super-fantastic, thrillingly mountainous Colorado zip line tour at our Granite Outpost near Buena Vista. LOTS more info coming soon! If you just can’t wait, give us a call for info at 970-423-7031 or 800-370-0581. Here are a couple shots that show some of … Read More >>

High Water Colorado Rafting!

Sudden warm temperatures created a fast and furious runoff a couple weeks ago. But the water has not dropped out after that as might be expected. River levels are still fantastic! Read a Summit Daily article here about the runoff and all of the Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting options in Summit County. Quotes from AVA owner … Read More >>

New Idaho Springs Outpost

Check out our brand new Outpost in Idaho Springs for our Clear Creek rafting trips. We completely gutted and remodeled this building over the winter to create one of the absolute nicest rafting Outposts in Colorado. Come visit us and take a Clear Creek rafting trip! We’re at 431 Chicago Creek Rd., Idaho Springs, CO … Read More >>

High Water 2010!

The water has come up fast this year due to a cooler spring and then a sudden rise in temperature. The Arkansas River is seeing flows it has only seen once in the lat 30 years! Check out a photos from recent days. Come join us on a delightful, memorable and action-packed Colorado whitewater rafting … Read More >>

HB 1188 passes the House!

In the final House vote this morning, HB 1188–the River Outfitters Viability Act–passed the House 40-25. It now moves on to the Senate, which will in all likelihood be a much bigger challenge. Want to know more? See the Facebook Group about the issue . Go to the Colorado River Outfitters Association website and look … Read More >>

Summit Daily article on 1188

The Summit Daily ran one of dozens of articles in papers across the state on the proposed River Outfitters Viability Act.  Read the article here.

Commercial rafting at risk in Colorado!

Commercial rafting is at risk in the state of Colorado. SUPPORT HOUSE BILL 10-1188! A landowner along the Taylor River near Gunnison has informed a commercial rafting outfitter, Scenic River Tours, that they are not allowed to pass by his land with their rafting trips. He has declared the river that goes through his land … Read More >>