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Echo Canyon River Expeditions - Day Trips

45000 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212-9735
+1 800-709-3246
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Echo Canyon has 40 years of experience in providing rafting adventures and making vacation memories to last a lifetime! Offering NEW Premier Packages as well as Half-Day, Full-Day and Multi-Day river trips on the Arkansas River. Family and Adventure class whitewater rafting is just 1 hour from Colorado Springs.
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45000 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212-9735
+1 800-709-3246
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went on the family float as it was our first experience rafting and one party member was a little apprehensive. James, our guide, made it the best experience! When he realized how much fun we were having, he made sure to hit the best...More

Thank BeachBumTeacher1227
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was an AMAZING side trip for our family vacation. We called on a Friday afternoon and they were able to get us a trip for Saturday morning, no problems. All documents were online so we could esign while driving to Cañon City. Check-in process...More

Thank S0LLB
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I wanted our three kids to have a rafting experience while in Colorado, and this was the absolute best experience we could have had. We booked the gentle family float because of our littlest one. The facility was pretty and very clean....More

Thank buckeyegirl2005
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our first ever family river expedition was absolutely AMAZING😀😀 We have a 12 year old and 8 year old and they absolutely loved the Big horn sheep canyon rafting experience. A huge shout out to our awesome guide, Clark😀😀 Clark was an excellent teacher, guide...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were scheduled to do the Royal Gorge trip but it was closed due to high water.Went on the big horn instead and had a great time! James was a great guide. It was a great 1st time trip.. Still want to come back and...More

Thank Andi S
Reviewed yesterday

My boyfriend and I booked the half day royal gorge rafting trip as the last event of our nephew's vacation. It did not disappoint! The water was at its highest of the season and the entire crew at Echo were focused on safety as well...More

Thank amberliegh2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

Drove all the way from New Orleans to finally check rafting Royal Gorge off my bucket list of things to do. Unfortunately we got bumped bc of high water. They told us that may happen and we rafted Big Horn Sheep instead. Ashly was our...More

Thank Shelly E
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the all day family trip. We opted to rent wet suits and used our own water shoes and rain jackets. Our guide Craig had oars and did most of the work - I think we only paddled a dozen times the whole day....More

Thank AAS
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a great adventure some much fun! Thanks to Alex, our guide, for making the trip so awesome!!! If you are looking to try white water rafting or a seasoned pro echo canyon river expeditions is the place for you and your family.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great outfitter. They take care of everything. Staff was friendly, business was very clean and professional.

Thank Patrick O
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Alicia M
Do you open on the 4 of July 2017 for tours?
June 10, 2017|
Response from EchoCanyon | Property representative |
Hello Alicia, We are certainly open for the 4th of July. We offer trips 7 days a week from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Thanks!
How many hours in the half day tour?
April 19, 2017|
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Response from EchoCanyon | Property representative |
Hello! Plan on being with us for about 3 hours for an average half day raft trip. That time includes a short shuttle ride to and from the river, as well as a little time for paddling and safety instructions. Actual time on... More
hi is there any day trips begining of oct 2017
November 29, 2016|
Response from EchoCanyon | Property representative |
Hello! I'm afraid we do not have any raft trips going out in early October 2017. Our projected last day of rafting next year is September 24th. If you're vacation plans change and you can make it out a couple weeks earlier... More