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The Adventure Company

Address: 12847 U.S. Hwy. 24/ 285, Buena Vista, CO 81211
Phone Number: +1 800-497-7238
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Ranked #2 of 22 Activities in Buena Vista
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports, Adventure
Owner description: Founded in Breckenridge, Colo., in 1987, we offer 1/2 to 5 day raft trips from five locations...
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Type: Water sports, Adventure
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Owner description: Founded in Breckenridge, Colo., in 1987, we offer 1/2 to 5 day raft trips from five locations, lodging, and other activities. Whether it's beginner, intermediate, advanced, or expert whitewater that floats your boat, we have the perfect trip for you! With emphasis on safety and quality, our trips are packed with premium features. We are Colorado's only outfitter that hires guides, at least in their fourth year of professional guiding, ensuring your safety and enjoyment.

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190 reviews 190 reviews
37 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I went on a full day rafting trip with my friend and her two kids with The Adventure Company with transport out of Breckenridge. We did the "Numbers" trip and had a great time. Our guide was very friendly! Their facility in Buena Vista is very nice. They have wetsuit rentals, changing rooms, restrooms, lunch (included), and a retail store.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Let me start by saying that booking Brown Canyon and taking the river trip was awesome! Great Service, great guide, super time! But, the story gets better when I received a phone call from the owner when I got back home that I might have lost something and to give him a call. I did, multiple days later ... and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My husband at were literally passing through Buena Vista on our way to Estes Park and decided to see if we could squeeze in a white water rafting trip. We stopped at a different outfitter first and they didn't have any room for us but they referred us to The Adventure Company. We walked in and the lobby was busy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I took the 1/2 day trip through Brown Canyon with 17 friends. Although it was late in the season, it was still fun. We were picked up in Breckenride Co. Our driver was on time and was very enjoyable. She stopped at the summit of Hoosier Pass and took pictures of our group. When we got to Buena Vista, The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Friend and I went on one of the last days Adventure would run down the Arkansas through Browns Canyon. We chose an all day with a stop for a fajita lunch. Was asked to arrive by nine a.m. Didn't actually load and leave till about 10. Probably on the water by 10:30. Loren was our guide and was fun not... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My husband and two sisters went for the last day of our vacation and loved it! Our guide, Karah, was a real professional and very friendly. She really put us all at ease and made the trip one we would recommend to anyone looking for a day of fun. The owners and staff were all extremely friendly and knowledgeable and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We rafted the half-day through Brown's Canyon with Patrick as our guide. It was amazing! Patrick, or Patty as they called him, was wonderful. He was very informative and pointed out several interesting sights along the trip. We had my husband, myself, my 18-year-old daughter, her boyfriend, and my 15-year-old son with us. I was the only one who had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This company was so friendly and accommodating right from the start. I was impressed with how the operation ran, and how smoothly everything went for us. We went on a half day trip with Ross as our guide. He was so personable and knowledgeable on the area. Not only did we have a great time, but we learned a lot... More 

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Laramie, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We had a great experience with Mike and Ross and will definitely be coming back! The guides were super entertaining and nice. I appreciated most that the guides here are required to have 4 years of guide experience. Between experience and clear instruction, we felt very safe on our whitewater rafting trip.

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Cottage Grove, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My daughter and I had a great time rafting with the Adventure Company. Everyone from the group working in the office to our guide Nick made us feel welcome and were extremely nice. My 9 year old daughter had a blast and wants to do it again. I would recommend this company to anyone visiting the Buena Vista area and... More 

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