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Whitewater Adventure Outfitters

50905 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212-9749
+1 800-530-8212
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Best day of our Colorado vacation!

We had several friends recommend Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, and we surely were not... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mary Beth H
Fun for kids 11 to 67!!

We did a full day trip in Big Horn Sheep Canyon. It was my 11 year old daughter's first time on the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tami B
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Exciting Raft Trips in the Royal Gorge. Family Fun rafting in Bighorn Sheep Canyon. Located one mile west of Canon City, Colorado. Only one hour from Colorado Springs. Our professional, experienced guides are committed to Safety and Excellence. Our 20th year! Great Deals- Great Guides- Great Fun!
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50905 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212-9749
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+1 800-530-8212
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Reviewed yesterday

We had several friends recommend Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, and we surely were not disappointed. The four of us (15, 18 and my husband and I) had a blast on the river; this was definitely our favorite day of our week-long Colorado vacation. Our guide, Nick,...More

Thank Mary Beth H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We did a full day trip in Big Horn Sheep Canyon. It was my 11 year old daughter's first time on the river. It was also my 67 year old dad's first time rafting. We all had a great time. Our guide, Tacos, was awesome!...More

Thank Tami B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the milder one since it was our first time ever rafting. We loved it. Our guide was great as well. Very good at explaining things to us and even answering my questions on other things to do around there. Everyone that worked there...More

Thank Jennifer K
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came to Colorado from Oklahoma to check whitewater rafting off of our bucket lists. Had a blast! WAO is a great, safe operation. Bradley was a very good guide and very personable as well. We felt safe and prepared for the time of our lives....More

Thank Meaghan M
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved our rafting trip with WAO! My family of five, with 3 kids (ages 7, 12, and 13), rafted Bighorn Sheep Canyon with Kenny. It was our first time ever whitewater rafting and Kenny was great! We had a great time and I never...More

Thank Kelly C
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Overall this was a very good experience. I was a bit disappointed in the very few rapids we actually experienced. But since it was our granddaughter’s first time, it was ok for her. Our guide, Justin, was amazing and funny! He gave us a few...More

Thank sheribeersman
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Two adults two teenagers. Morning adventure Down the River. Our guide Nick was FANTASTIC! He made it fun and interesting! I would highly recommend! Now we are off the the scenic railroad for a long ride!

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing time on our all day adventure. We are so glad we booked the morning float. It prepared us for the Royal Gorge rapids on the second half of the day. Our guide was Joe and he certainly knew what he was...More

Thank kmreser
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My two children (17 and 12) have gone on two different trips with WAO. Last year and this year. Both guides were very good. This is clearly a family business. They all stick together and know what they are doing. We were with Jordan this...More

1  Thank Glendy S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Or family of five went on the half-day Big Horn Sheep Canyon trip. Bryan was our guide and he was great with the kids and very knowledgeable about everything we saw on the river. Great experience and will definitely use them again when we come...More

Thank Ray W
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Mary E
June 29, 2016|
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Response from Patti L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I also think they they are open into September. Check their website. They have contact info.
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