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5 ways to celebrate Memorial Day in the Mountains

Memorial Day is considered one of the most important holidays in United States. As you may know, on Memorial Day we get to pay respect and honor all men and women who served the country. At the same time, this is one of the biggest holidays for friends and families gather to celebrate and have … Read More >>

Rafting the Blue River

Providing the closest rafting opportunities for the Breckenridge, Summit County area, the Blue River is perfect for paddlers who are looking for a quick rafting experience. Offering unparalleled mountain views of the Gore Range, the Blue River is truly a great place to spend the day.Take a look at these rafting trips on the Blue … Read More >>

The Best Rafting Deals to Start the Summer Season

Rafting season starts at Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting at the beginning of May. Whether you want to take advantage of the small crowds in May or maybe you enjoy the action that comes with the crowds further into the summer, AVA has you covered no matter what part of the summer you come. Are you looking … Read More >>

Summer Rafting Events in Colorado

If you are a rafting fanatic or maybe just interested in rafting there are a ton of great opportunities to watch or be a part of a rafting event this summer! Its fun for the whole family and no matter if you are coming to visit Colorado or are a native there are awesome Colorado … Read More >>

We are hiring: Check out our positions

Are you looking for a fun summer job, or a start to your adventure career? Well then look no further! Arkansas Valley Adventures, or AVA Rafting (the parent company of Breckenridge Whitewater) is currently hiring for several seasonal and year round positions. Take a look below at our current positions listed: Sales Agent: A more … Read More >>

Summit & Eagle County Breweries

Many people associate world class skiing in Summit and Eagle County. While they are not wrong there is still so much else to see and do. Other than being home to some amazing skiing, Summit and Eagle County have several awesome craft breweries. Take a look at some of the local’s favorite breweries to grab … Read More >>

Springs Events In Summit County

The late ski season is a great time to come out to Summit County. Not only is there spring skiing, there is a lot going on in town and there are plenty of recreational activities you can put on the agenda. Don’t be afraid to come out to Summit County for the late ski season. … Read More >>

Coming Up: The Breckenridge Beer Festival

The 9th annual Breckenridge Spring Beer Fest is coming up soon! This beer tasting event will take place on April 11th from noon til 5:00 p.m. For the past 8 years this has been one of the premiere events in Breckenridge. The event gathers together over 30 breweries, live music, great food and retail vendors. The Breckenridge … Read More >>

New BWR Website Coming Soon!

With the change of seasons we figured it was time for a change here too at Breckenridge Whitewater and AVA Rafting! So to help celebrate the incoming of Spring we are saying out with the old and in with the new. We are currently in the works of revamping our website! Upon entering our site, … Read More >>

5 Reasons to visit Breckenridge this Summer

When thinking of Breckenridge world class skiing typically comes to mind. However, what some people do not realize is that this awesome ski town has just as much to offer its guests in the summer as it does in the winter! Summers in Breckenridge are warm with some afternoon showers– making for beautiful wildflowers and … Read More >>