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Performance Tours Whitewater Rafting

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About Performance Tours Whitewater Rafting
Celebrating more than 3 decades of whitewater rafting in Colorado! Performance Tours Rafting is Summit County’s first rafting company and was established in 1986 by Kevin and Mary Jo Foley. Performance Tours Rafting has an outstanding safety record and we strive to provide our guests with the most professional and enjoyable whitewater rafting adventure. Our guests can choose to raft 5 spectacular rivers; Arkansas, Blue, Clear Creek, Colorado and Ten Mile Creek with trip options ranging from mild to wild - and everything in between!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Buena Vista, CO
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

The staff at this location were great, our guide Jake was super fun, I highly recommend him! A couple of us were quite nervous to go, it being our first time and he made us feel very relaxed, you can tell he is very experienced/knowledgeable....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Brooke S
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Flynn was our guide, she was great at telling us what to do, when and how to do it. We had to high-side the raft once which was an awesome experience! The gear was clean and the 2 hour raft trip will be something we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chuck F
Reviewed September 15, 2018

As part of s reunion of university classmates and our children we booked a half-day Brown’s Canyon tour with Performance. Communication with Performance was efficient. Buena Vista was a relatively easy and scenic drive from our base in Breckenridge. Parking was not an issue. When...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ImmerWandern
Reviewed September 4, 2018

I was very impressed with the attention to safety by this Company. No one even fell out of the six rafts! I was terrified before I left, but the guides educated the rafters which made all of us feel calm about our adventure. Our guide...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Laurie T
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Our family of four - mom, dad, and sons age 14 and 20 did the Brown's Canyon trip in July and really enjoyed it. They focused a lot on safety and gave really clear instructions on how to handle various situations on the water. Our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Roam798406
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We enjoyed an excellent experience with this company. Our guide, a guy from Scotland named Joe, was knowledgeable, personable, and confidence inspiring. He shared a lot of information about the area we were visiting, making the rafting trip even more interesting. Everyone involved in this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Don W
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Today we took a trip of a lifetime for our sons birthday. The staff at Performance rafting are top notch. Billy was our guide today and he made it special not only for our son but the whole family. Lunch on the beach was spectacular....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pughbear1962
Reviewed August 30, 2018

I have been to a few of the rafting companies in Buena Vista and I can honestly say Performance Tours is the best. I put overall experience above any other aspect when judging any place. Performance tours is a place where I can happily give...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Karyn S
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Such a great time!! Tommy was our guide, his knowledge of the area and experience on the river made it a fun and interesting trip. The staff at PT was so friendly and helpful, AND they offer a discount for you to book a second...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sharon S
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Excellent experience of a half day on the Arkansas River. It was hard work but our guide Spencer was terrific and we all had a splash. We‘d do it again

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Don T
March 20, 2015|
Response from PT_Guest_Relations | Property representative |
We take groups of all sizes and ages. We would love to take your group. We will offer a group discount and group organizer rafts for free. Please call for details 1-800-328-7238 or check our website.