When is the Best Time to Go Rafting in Breckenridge?
At Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting, our river trip pricing clearly varies depending on the type of trip you take, but right now we have some great river trip discounts on some of our most popular rafting trips!
Now let’s talk about the rivers near Breckenridge. There are numerous, world-class, whitewater trips around town that are perfect for everyone from experienced paddlers to “budding” whitewater enthusiasts just starting out. The best time of year to go whitewater rafting is during the summer months when the snow has melted and the runoff brings the water levels up (late May through August). In higher altitudes, there is a longer waiting period for the snow to melt and these late-season run-offs are the source of some of the greatest whitewater trips in the world. Determining when and where to go rafting can seem like a difficult task, but at Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting we can help you find the perfect rafting trip for your desired time of year.
Beginner River Trips – May to September
Our beginner and family rafting trips near Breckenridge can accommodate children of all ages and are still fun for rafters of all experience levels. Our Kremmling Outpost is host to some of our favorite beginner trips, where you can enjoy a mellow float down the Colorado River, test your balance on a standup paddleboard, and even enjoy a couple of nights under the stars.
Advanced River Trips – May until September
If you’re looking for a rafting experience with a little more excitement, Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting has more class IV-V river trips than any other rafting company in and around Breckenridge, Colorado. Our expert guides will help you and the crew navigate the gnar, rip some rapids, and give you some stories to tell your friends back home.
Overnight Rafting Trips – May until September
Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting’s overnight trips are perfect for those who are looking to make some memories on the rIver, disconnect from babylon, and sleep under stars. , Celebrate a graduation, throw the ultimate bachelorette party, the annual father-son escape, or corporate retreat, whatever it is, keep in mind if you plan your trip in May or September – be prepared for some cooler temperatures at night.
Rivers That Practically Run Throughout the Year
Arkansas River: May – Early September – EXPLORE TRIPS
Clear Creek: May – Early September – EXPLORE TRIPS
Colorado River: May -September – EXPLORE TRIPS
The Blue River has the most temperamental season. but you could luck out with it being open during your trip window, so let us help you figure it out – email [email protected] or call 1 (800-370-0581) and we’ll gladly answer all of your trip questions and book your trip.