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Address: 1111 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
Phone Number: 970-259-2252

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Fun time for families on the Animas River

We just got back from a 4 hour rafting experience with Durango Rafting Company and we'll definitely go back to see them again. We had a large group: six families with a total of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
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Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

We just got back from a 4 hour rafting experience with Durango Rafting Company and we'll definitely go back to see them again. We had a large group: six families with a total of 12 adults and 12 kids ranging from toddler to preteen and the folks with Durango Rafting made it a great experience for all of us. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Beau, thank you for making our day so much fun! You were an amazing river guide. Very knowledgeable and very fun. We felt safe the entire time. :). The Durango Rafting team made our special day very enjoyable!

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Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We were in the area & decided around lunch to see if we could take a rafting trip that day. They were fully booked on many of the trips, understandably, but they were very nice about booking us into the latest trip of the day, which at two hours was a little less than we might have chosen but we... More 

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Albuquerque, NM
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This was the second year we used this company. We have used others in the past and prefer Durango Rafting Co BY FAR! They have friendly, experienced guides. Their prices are reasonable and they are very family friendly. Highly recommend!!!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This company was very accommodating for our group and we had a wonderful experience. We had a party of 8 and some had to meet us up there after work. They stayed a little later just so we could all ride together. Thanks for a wonderful ride.

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jpmomtravels
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Our trip to Durango would not have been complete without a trip down the Animas. This is a very family-friendly activity that I highly recommend. Since we have young children we went with a rafting tour instead of the easy rent-a-tube vendors that our friends with older children used. The Durango Rafting Company wasn't the most professional company but it... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Caring, safe and fun great all around trip! I have gone on three different rafting trips and find this company to offer the most. Great setup, provided everything we needed, great staff and beautiful scenery. I have gone on three other company raft trips and find Durango Rafting Company to be the BEST! PS Im also a local Durangoan...

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Draper, Utah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

The river rafting company could have been more honest with us. The water was I guess pretty low or lower than they had told us at their registration desk and there really was no real "white" water. There were a few fun spots where we splashed each other with our paddles and could jump out of the raft on to... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

We traveled to Durnago with our kids, ages 12 and 8 and really enjoyed our trip. The water level was low which meant catching many rocks on the lower Animas but we still had fun. Consider renting the duckies, which are the inflatable kayaks. The kids learned to manuever them pretty quickly. My 8 year old was a little neverous... More 

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Dunstable, Beds
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

We booked on the internet via their booking system and although end of season, they were still booking for sept and we received email confirmation. Duly turned up at their office for booked rafting trip, but it was all closed. Eventually got hold of someone on the phone who was unapologetic and didnt seem to care that they were not... More 

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