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Address: 14825 Hwy 285, Salida, CO 81201
Phone Number: +1 719-539-2420
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We are the premier outpost for outdoor adventure in the Arkansas River...

We are the premier outpost for outdoor adventure in the Arkansas River Valley,

offering professional instruction and guided trips.

River activities include kayaking, rafting, duckies, and stand-up paddling.

On land we conduct rock climbing trips at six different locations and also have

access to over 200 miles of mountain bike trails.

Choose you own adventure at RMOC!

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In town for GOTR

We had an outstanding time. Ryan was our guide for an AM run in upper Browns Canyon. He was great, knowledgeable about the river and surroundings. We were all first timers... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
Scott B
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We had an outstanding time. Ryan was our guide for an AM run in upper Browns Canyon. He was great, knowledgeable about the river and surroundings. We were all first timers whitewater rafting and he made it very smooth and entertaining. Thanks Ryan for a great time!

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Josh was an excellent guide. Brown's Canyon was a great rafting trip. Had fun and would love to do again soon. Easy to setup and they have all the gear there for you. Very professional and knowledgeable.

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Thank Susan R
Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Dave was such an excellent kayak instructor and guide! He was so calm and made us feel so comfortable--even through very frustrating experiences with my lack of coordination. He tailored his instruction to specific questions and our skill level. Would definitely try another new adventure with them in a heartbeat! The entire staff and experience was exceptional! (be prepared for... More 

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Thank Megan W
Fairview, Texas, United States
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41 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

The 10 of us had a great time rafting Brown's Canyon on a full day trip with Rich (R2) and Dan. We learned a lot about the river, rafting technique, and felt like we were in really good and safe hands. No one went for a swim, they fixed up a great lunch, and I even learned a little more... More 

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Thank Dewey L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

My mom had gotten me a full day kayaking lesson with RMOC for my birthday. I went with my BF and the two of us had no idea what to expect...this was my first time ever in a whitewater kayak and I was super nervous. We started out in the morning on a lake and progressed to a very mellow... More 

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Thank Dana M
Checotah, Oklahoma
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

We loved our guide Zack for our rock climbing adventure! My 11 year old son had a blast & the spot we climbed was spectacular! Highly recommend!

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Thank cpresley15
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time. Dan our guide was excellent and explained everything so well. Would definitely use ROMC again.

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Thank Deb G
Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We've now been on 3 rafting trips over the last 3 summers with RMOC and keep coming back for a reason. Everyone involved with RMOC is top notch, especially the guides who are totally professional and totally friendly. We generally take 10 year old kids along and they have done an excellent job of making the Brown's Canyon runs both... More 

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Thank Boulderite32
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I booked a half-day stand-up paddle boarding lesson and had one the best times of my life. The setting was absolutely beautiful--a small reservoir overlooking snow-capped mountains---and my instructor, April, was everything I could have hoped for: knowledgable, patient, funny, kind, safety-conscious, and able to explain things simply and clearly. We had a great time together---I even enjoyed falling off... More 

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Thank Nancy A
Austin, Texas
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We booked a guide for rock climbing (Ryan) on one day, and another for mountain biking (Shannon) on the next day. Both were super-friendly and clearly loved their jobs. I told them, "We're computer people. Not very hard-core, but we want to get out and have some fun." Each chose locations that provided just the right amount of challenge, scenery,... More 

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