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Noah's Ark Colorado Rafting & Aerial Adventure Park

Buena Vista, CO, USA
About Noah's Ark Colorado Rafting & Aerial Adventure Park
Discover Noah’s Ark Colorado Rafting on the World-Class Arkansas River - Colorado’s #1 Raft Trip. Noah’s Ark is a nationally recognized industry leader in outdoor recreation specializing in creating extraordinary Colorado adventures for families and groups since 1983. Noted for high professional standards and quality staff, it's no surprise that Noah's Ark is #1. We offer half-day, full-day, and overnight trips on 4 different sections of Colorado's Arkansas River including: Browns Canyon, The Narrows, The Numbers, and The Royal Gorge. Whether you're looking for a fun family adventure or a wild ride down the Royal Gorge - we've got it all. Package Trips with Rock Climbing, Hot Springs, Horseback Riding, or Browns Canyon Adventure Park & Ziplines. Miles from ordinary but conveniently located in Buena Vista, CO - close to Denver, Colorado Springs and Summit County. Riverfront lodge and private Arkansas River put-in.
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Half-Day Whitewater Rafting in Browns Canyon

Discover some of Colorado’s top rapids on a 3-hour whitewater rafting excursion. Offered at two daily times, you can choose a morning or afternoon trip, depending on your schedule. After basic instruction from your tour leader, suit up in a provided life vest and helmet and get ready to paddle. Together with your group, spend 1-2 hours along class III rapids, such as Raft Ripper, Zoom Flume, and Pinball.
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2 to 3 hours
from $79.56

Full Day Browns Canyon Rafting

Experience the adrenaline rush of a whitewater rafting trip in Colorado's Browns Canyon, just south of Buena Vista. Safely navigate a 16-mile (26-kilometer) stretch of whitewater with an expert guide, and tackle the class IV rapids at Seidel’s Suckhole and high waters of Twin Falls. Your small-group rafting trip includes lunch, safety equipment, and transfer back to the original departure point.
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3 to 6 hours
from $111.98

Park and Paddle Package

Browns Canyon National Monument is a short drive south of Buena Vista; with this adventure package, climb high above the Arkansas River, catch ziplines from thrilling heights and go white water rafting through the canyon itself. Spend the morning traversing Browns Canyon Adventure Park’s exciting high-wire courses, then spend the afternoon navigating the Arkansas River’s challenging white water rapids. There are limited spaces available on the rafts each afternoon, so booking your tickets in advance is recommended to save money and avoid disappointment.
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1 to 3 hours
from $149.06
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a great way to release some stress and have fun. Its fun to be in a challenging situation with friends and only thing your doing is having fun. I firmly believe its worth it.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kayvan R
Reviewed September 12, 2019 via mobile

My husband, 2 sons and a girlfriend in their early 20’s spent 1/2 day rafting class 2-3 rapids on the Arkansas River, with Brayden as our guide. He was fantastic! He got us through some really technical spots with ease and had a great sense...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Bobbi H
Reviewed September 11, 2019

There are lots of choices of white water rafting companies in Buena Vista, but none can compare to Noahs Ark. Friendly, knowledgeable, reasonably priced, and they make you feel like part of the family. We went through class 3 and 4 rapids with a minimally...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 27, 2019

My husband booked us to spend a morning having fun at the Adventure park in the morning, lunch & then white water rafting tour in the afternoon. Upon arrival we were greeted by outgoing and well trained staff at the adventure park. The staff was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Catherine O
Reviewed August 26, 2019

My family of four went to Noah's Ark for the first time and we all had a fun and wonderful time. Can't wait to go back next rafting season. We will definitely book with Noah's Ark again, everyone was so kind and professional. The rafting...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Brian H
March 22, 2017|
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Response from NoahsArkWhitewater | Property representative |
The Raft & Rail Package includes a 1/2 day rafting trip through Browns Canyon National Monument which has Class 3 and 3+ rapids. There is always inherent risk with whitewater rafting. However, the section we raft through... More
July 16, 2016|
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Response from NoahsArkWhitewater | Property representative |
Hi! If you're coming from Silverthorne, it's probably about the same time to drive over Hoosier Pass through Breckenridge and Fairplay or to drive over Fremont Pass through Copper and Leadville due to construction on Hwy 285... More