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Whitewater Adventure Outfitters

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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...more
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50905 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212-9749
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Shawn was our guide and had an amazing experience for a full day on the river! Lots of history and stories to tell, kept the trip exciting despite the low water levels. Lunch was great, and the royal gorge section was definitely our favorite stretch!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nichole M
KathyK2254, Manager at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you for your review and thank you for rafting with us this year. Sean is a very knowledgeable and experienced guide who has been with us for 10 years, and year after year he does a great job. We are happy to hear he...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The water was low but the views were breathtaking down in the gorge. Beautiful!!!! Bryan was a fabulous guide who expertly navigated us down the river. He kept us entertained the whole way. All of the guides in our group seemed very knowledgeable and worked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KathyK2254, Manager at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you for your review, and thank you for rafting with us this year. We are happy to hear you had a great time rafting with our company. We definitely have an experienced and knowledgeable staff that love what they do, and it's great hearing...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

This was a last minute trip booked for a family getaway. The staff was very friendly and organized. Kenny was our guide- he was amazing and very knowledgeable! We will be going back to WOA next year for more whitewater action!More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KathyK2254, Manager at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Kyle, Thank you for your rafting with WAO this year and thank you for your review. Kenny definitely did a great job with us this season and we are expecting him back again for another great season. We are happy to hear that you had...More

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I just wanted to say thank you Joe for such an amazing experience out on the river! We had such a blast enjoying the beautiful views through The Royal Gorge and learning how to raft. All the employees at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters were very pleasant!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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KathyK2254, Manager at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

It's great hearing that you had a great time rafting with us and your guide Joe helped make it a memorable trip. Every season is always a little bit different than the last with flows which helps keep the experience different but always great. We...More

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This place was everything we could’ve hoped for. The water level was pretty low which made it more of a relaxed trip, the scenery was incredible. Spencer, our guide, was great. He was very informative about the mountains, the history, and gave us recommendations for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

Booked a rafting and zip lining trip for 3 couples. Our guide Blake was amazing. The water was low but we still had a blast. Blake was really nice and knowledgeable. He really made us comfortable and we had a great time.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Our guide Jordan was experienced and friendly. He made us feel safe and coached us in proper paddling technique. We enjoyed the breathtaking scenery and learning about the history of area and its wildlife. As an added bonus: you get to support a local business.More

Date of experience: August 2018
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KathyK2254, Manager at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you for your review, and thank you for rafting with us this year. We are happy to hear you had a great time rafting with our company. We definitely have an experienced and knowledgeable staff that love what they do, and it's great hearing...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

We had the best time with our guide Brian. Very knowledgeable, was great with my two 8 year old sons, and made it fun for all of us. It was obvious how much he enjoys his job, while keeping safety a top priority. Would highly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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KathyK2254, Manager at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

It's great to hear that you had a great time rafting with us and that your guide Bryan helped make it a great trip. He has been with us since 2011 and continues to do a great job year after year. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Booked a rafting trip here with a group of friends. First stretch was a little uncomfortable but as soon as Ian jumped into our raft for the gorge section after lunch it was amazing experience. Ian made the whole group feel extremely comfortable and his...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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KathyK2254, Manager at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you for your review, and thank you for rafting with us this year. We are happy to hear you had a great time rafting with our company. We definitely have an experienced and knowledgeable staff that love what they do, and it's great hearing...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

Went at 1:30 Bighorn half day trip, two families with small children. Great experience! Our tour guide Brian and Tacos were great - super good with the boats and knowledgeable. The small company by highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
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KathyK2254, Manager at Whitewater Adventure Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you for your review and thank you for rafting with WAO. Tacos and Bryan are great guides and have been with us for multiple seasons so we are happy to hear they helped make your trip and memorable down the Bighorn Sheep Canyon.

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Mary E
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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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