Photo Courtesy of Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association
A rafting experience for everyone, from mild to wild. – The Colorado River is one of America’s epic rivers, starting high in the
Rocky Mountains and eventually flowing through the Grand Canyon. The
Colorado is the setting for some of the world’s most amazing scenery,
and a rafting trip the a great way to experience that beauty. Each spring the warm temperatures bring about snow melt and a rumbling of whitewater down the mighty Colorado River. As the Colorado winds it’s way through Glenwood Canyon it deliveres an unmatched variety of conditions. In Glenwood Springs, there is a stretch or river perfect for everyone. From the wild Shoshone Class III to IV+, to mild Class I and II float trips.
Look to Rock Gardens Rafting for exciting Glenwood
Springs Colorado white water rafting adventures. From mild
to wild, we offer white water raft trips for
all ages and abilities! Enjoy a mellow family float on the Colorado or
Roaring Fork Rivers. Crave adrenaline? The thrills are non-stop in Glenwood
Canyon’s Shoshone Rapids.
Rock Gardens Rafting, on the Colorado River in
dramatic Glenwood Canyon is located between Aspen and Vail in the
historic town of Glenwood Springs. Leave the Denver and Grand Junction
heat behind – the scenic highway gets you here and into cool waters
before you know it.
Noname Special – 1/2day Raft & Zip
This trip combines exciting whitewater with soaring zipline fun! Join us for a half-day rafting trip on the Colorado River through the Shoshone Rapids and breathtaking beauty of the Glenwood Canyon. We’ll shuttle you back to our base camp at Glenwood Canyon Resort where you’ll gear up for a thrilling Zip ride across the scenic canyon. Traverse the suspended bridge and glide back across the Colorado River. An excellent choice for those who want a little more excitement!
The ultimate river adventure! An exciting combination of whitewater fun and spectacular scenery. Begin your day in the challenging Shoshone whitewater on the Colorado River, then sit back and relax, enjoy the views and prepare for more fun. We bring along sit-on-top kayaks so you enjoy being the master of your own vessel, enjoy the wave trains or sit back and float at your own pace. Great for those who want a little more excitement. A delicious riverside BBQ lunch is also provided.
Double Shoshone Adventure
When once isn’t enough! This heart stopping trip runs through the Shoshone rapids twice then continues through the spectacular Glenwood Canyon. This is as good as it gets!
Family Fun Adventure
A peaceful journey through the exquisite Glenwood Canyon. Designed for those who desire a river adventure without the fear of whitewater. The perfect choice for first-timers unsure of the water and for those with younger children. A great chance for families to bond! Suitable for anyone weighing 35 pounds of more. Reservations required.
Double Wet and Wild
Double your pleasure, double your fun! This trip runs through the whitewater rapids TWICE in a small 12 foot boat and continues down Glenwood Canyon to our private river takeout. This is perfect for those that need that adrenaline kick! Reservations required.
Colorado River Tubing
What a great way to cool off on a hot summer day. Float down the refreshing Colorado River through the Glenwood Canyon and escape the summer heat! Prepare to get wet and play along the way or just kick back and relax. Whatever the reason, this mild adventure has been a guest favorite for many years. Life jacket included and shuttle service is available.