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Great guide - Fun trip!

We have used River Runners in three different locations and they are always very professional and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Angela M
Whitewater Rafting on the Royal Gorge

We recently did the Royal Gorge rafting tour through River Runners. It was amazing. I was a little... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shanak14
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Raft with River Runners - the whitewater professionals since 1972. Providing fully guided whitewater rafting trips on the Arkansas River. Raft the Royal Gorge or Bighorn Sheep Canyon near Canon City, Colorado at the Royal Gorge. Open daily May...more
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44641 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212-9768
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We have used River Runners in three different locations and they are always very professional and fun. The guides have extensive training which was apparent as we watched other company’s rafts flip and get stuck as we made it down the river safely with our...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited river runners today to buy T-shirts for our grandchildren. We walked around looking at the T-shirts for at least 10-15 minutes. There were two females behind the counter and a male who walked from the back of the store and...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently did the Royal Gorge rafting tour through River Runners. It was amazing. I was a little nervous because of the class 3-5 rapids but our guides Erin and Derek were awesome. Even when a thunderstorm came blowing through during the toughest part they...More

Thank Shanak14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the half day River Rafting. It was my families first time rafting. We did the levels 1-4. This was a fun experience for my family. We were hesitant at first but after a bit we all ended up enjoying the rest of the...More

Thank Raime_Hoang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was TERRIFIED to go on this raft when we got to the meeting spot. I went anyway and I don’t regret it one bit! I’m 51 and have a bad back. I was afraid I would fracture a disk if I was hurtled around...More

Thank Skase1
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We rode Bighorn Sheep Cannon and it was so much fun!!! Thank you, Heather!! Heather was a great guide. This was my first trip White water rafting and Heather explained all the safety procedures in the bus on our way to the river, especially since...More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

We booked the half day ride and had a fantastic ride with Dillon and Mickey. We had a group of 10 family members and Dillon and Mickey did an awesome job of piloting our rafts. We had a blast and they were very competent and...More

Thank Leslie H
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We did a half-day rafting tour on the Royal Gorge, and it was amazing! I was a little apprehensive first, since it was a Level 4-5 category trip. (We had been rafting before and barely reached a level 3.) But the staff is amazing. They...More

Thank smk26
Reviewed June 4, 2018

We took the Royal Gorge 1/2 day rafting trip the day after Memorial Day. What a great experience! All of the staff were friendly, polite and super helpful while getting us geared up. Once we got to the river, Matt was the guide for our...More

Thank Shedani
Reviewed January 24, 2018

We came camping in the summer 2015,set our tent close to the river; caught a fish in the morning .The re was a bachelor party from Los Alamos ,that we made friends with. Next day rafting ,very well organized. We left a bit sad after...More

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They provide a wet suit with booties. You do not need to bring any special shoes. I would also suggest wearing a swim suit or quick dry material, no cotton. If you have any questions the ladies in the front office are... More
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