The Best August Rafting Trips
August 15th, 2014
While the rafting season typically peaks during the months of June and July, August still offers tons of fun on the river! Though many of the rivers have died, there is still water to be rafted. For one last ultimate summer adventure checkout these three Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting adventures!
Shoshone: Rafting through breathtaking Glenwood Canyon, you will experience the thrill of plunging into class II-III rapids, such as Pinball and and Baptism. Located on the Colorado River, featuring scenic views and a hot spring, there is tons of fun for everyone, making it a perfect family trip.
Brown’s Canyon: Located on the Arkansas River, Brown’s Canyon hosts excellent class II-III rafting throughout the entire summer and offers an exhilarating experience for the entire family. Available in both a half day, three-quarters day, and full day, Brown’s Canyon is perfect if you’re just looking for a quick summer getaway or a full day of adventure. One of the most commercially rafted sections of whitewater there is no reason not to come check it out for one last hoorah!
Gore Canyon: The infamous Gore Canyon is not for the faint of heart. This high adrenaline trip drops at a rate of 120 feet a mile and even features a vertical waterfall Withcontinuous class V rapids you will be sure to get non-stop thrill!
Whatever you want, adventure of a lifetime or a family friendly experience, the rivers in Colorado still have it in August! The water levels may be dropping, but we have found these three trips are still a raging, so come on and venture out!