Whitewater Rafting Safety


Family rafting trips are a great way for the whole family to spend time together in a new and exciting way. While visiting Breckenridge,we have lots of ways for you and your family to have a blast together. Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting offers several whitewater rafting and river float trips that are great for paddlers of almost any age, size and experience level.  These rafting trips are the perfect combination of adventure and fun—with your safety in mind at all times—that will be an exciting addition to any family vacation to Breckenridge. Don’t miss the adventure you can have while reconnecting and renewing your family.

  • The minimum age for our Upper Colorado Float day trip is only 3 years old and with your little one on board you can be sure that safety is our number one priority.  Take a relaxing day to enjoy the scenery from a raft on the Colorado River and when it gets too hot, feel free to jump in the water for a swim anytime.  All of your kids can enjoy the excitement of being on a raft in the mountains near Breckenridge while having the chance to jump in the river for a swim. 



  • For slightly older kids, the Clear Creek Beginner trip is for ages 6 and up and offers a little more adventure for you and your family. This trip is short and sweet at only 1-1  hours on the river, but make no mistake, that small chunk of time will be filled with laughter and delight from all the members of your family. Our Idaho Springs Outpost is 25 miles from Denver or under an hour from Boulder, Breckenridge, Keystone or Winter Park. 



  • Browns Canyon on the Arkansas River is just over an hour from Breckenridge and is a popular spot for rafting because of its beautiful scenery. Breckenridge Whitewater offers several rafting trips through the canyon for ages 7 and up.  The Browns Canyon Express ¾ day, the full day Browns Canyon Sizzler with lunch and the Browns Canyon Overnight trips are fun and safe for the whole family.  Our overnight adventure is the perfect way for the family to spend quality time together while on vacation.  Not only will you get to raft through some of the most scenic parts of the Rocky Mountains near Breckenridge, you’ll also spend family time setting up camp and enjoying the stars around a roaring campfire. What a great way to unplug from your daily responsibilities.  Don’t miss the chance to bring your family closer together and have an awesome adventure while doing it.


For the full day and overnight trips meals will be provided.  When you book a trip with Breckenridge Whitewater, we’ll provide a complete list of the things we require and recommend you bring. Our helpful staff will make sure you’re fully prepared to have the time of your life!