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Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center

23850 US Highway 285 S, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9571
+1 719-395-3335
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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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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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23850 US Highway 285 S, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9571
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"private lesson"
in 3 reviews
"whitewater kayaking"
in 3 reviews
"rock climbing"
in 7 reviews
"helpful tips"
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"personal attention"
in 3 reviews
"inflatable kayaks"
in 3 reviews
"brown's canyon"
in 14 reviews
"arkansas river"
in 10 reviews
"comfort level"
in 2 reviews
"great care"
in 2 reviews
"learn how"
in 2 reviews
"thanks guys"
in 3 reviews
"wonderful guide"
in 2 reviews
"half day trip"
in 4 reviews
"year old son"
in 3 reviews
"white water"
in 3 reviews
"great trip"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the Lower Brown’s Canyon inflatable kayak trip with RMOC. The concept was fun, but hampered by the seemingly lack of interest by our guide. He didn’t bother to learn our 4 names. We got 5 minutes of instruction on the river before we...More

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Brandon S, Owner at Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are very sorry to hear that you did not have an incredible experience on the river with us. This is a trip that we typically excel at guiding and are very concerned about our guest's experience. We are very disappointed that you did not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the third time my wife and I have taken lessons from Tommy Gram. Tommy was also the person who certified me as a kayak instructor. We focused on three aspects of whitewater kayaking - the bow draw and combat rolls. Tommy gave me...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time with Paul Z. Definitely recommend taking a trip with him. He was very knowledgeable, laidback, and really knew how to tailor the trip to different people. Completely worth it!

Thank Madison M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a trip on an inflatable kayak down the river into Salida. Nick was our guide. It was fun, fun, fun! Already looking forward to doing it again!

Thank cayennebidan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Top tier kayak instruction on one of the best rivers in the country! We traveled to Buena Vista and kayaked with RMOC the week of June 24th. 3 full days with Tommy and a half day with Lee. It had been about 30 years since...More

Thank Debra D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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