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Address: 45045 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212-9735
Phone Number: 719-275-7238
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Royal Gorge Rafting, Zip Line Tours & the White Water Bar & Grill ~...

Royal Gorge Rafting, Zip Line Tours & the White Water Bar & Grill ~ One Location, 100% Fun!

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A great zip line experience!

We have zip lined before, but this provided better training. There is a short, level zip line where we practiced grip, brake, and pulling ourselves hand-over-hand to the end if... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Jane M
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Lyndhurst, Ohio
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Wichita, Kansas
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The guide was excellent. Some of the gear was new, some was dated. The employees were a bit unorganized gathering the group to leave on the bus, leading to a 45 minute delay. When we returned to the facility, we found that an employee had placed a 3' tall traffic cone on the top of our vehicle. Apparently, there are... More 

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Lyndhurst, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have zip lined before, but this provided better training. There is a short, level zip line where we practiced grip, brake, and pulling ourselves hand-over-hand to the end if we stopped too soon. The zip lines started very easy and gradually progressed to longer and faster, so it was not at all scary. Guides Brooks and Swanny were very... More 

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1 Thank Jane M
ColoradoJames, Guest Services at Royal Gorge Rafting, responded to this review

Thanks so much for coming out and zip lining with us!! We are so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with Brooks and Swanny so much. They are both wonderful and patient guides, and all of our employees do a great job with preparing our guests for the zip line courses and explaining the ins-and-outs! It sounds like... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had great experiences with both the zip lines and the rafting. I was part of a large group that went zip lining and rafting on a Friday. The zip line guides were Jodie and Brooks. They were both extremely personable and were eager to answer any questions we had. The Zip lines themselves were extremely fun and would do... More 

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ColoradoJames, Guest Services at Royal Gorge Rafting, responded to this review

Thank you so much for coming out for a package day with us!! It sounds like you were able to do either our Silver or Gold Pass, which includes a rafting trip on our Royal Gorge section of the river and either our Classic or Extreme Zip Line course for a discounted price. And what fun people to enjoy the... More 

Colby, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We did the Extreme Zip with Gnat and James. After a little instruction we hit the course! This course requires some hiking over some pretty rough terrain. We are approaching retirement age, but we had no problem with the hike. This is definitely extreme compared to some of the "milder" zips we've done over the country. Really fast! Really fun!... More 

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Butler, Missouri
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tye was our guide for rafting and he was great! The trip was very exciting for a couple of 60 year olds! Very well organized and informative.

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ColoradoJames, Guest Services at Royal Gorge Rafting, responded to this review

Thanks so much for coming out and rafting with us here at Royal Gorge Rafting & Zip Line Tours!! We're so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your trip with Tye out on the Arkansas River. He is definitely a highly skilled individual who is passionate about making each and every trip down the Royal Gorge memorable. We'd love to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the am zip line with james and nat. Had a great time very professional. Did pm gorge rafting with alan. Water was slow but alan made the trip very fun and enjoyable. Trip full of laughter and fun. Great place

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ColoradoJames, Guest Services at Royal Gorge Rafting, responded to this review

What a wonderful zip line tour!! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your trip with Gnat and James. They are a couple of super awesome guides and individuals, and we're lucky to have them on our team! Safety and fun are always their priorities, and they definitely strive to provide excellent and memorable tours! We're glad to hear that... More 

Aurora, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the package deal, morning classic zip, afternoon rafting. You're going to pay for it but their prices are competitive. On the zip lining end both Big Ed and Brian B did a great job. Friendly, relaxed, polite, made the experience enjoyable. Great scenery. Rafting in the afternoon. It was chilly so they supplied us with river jackets. Wetsuits... More 

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ColoradoJames, Guest Services at Royal Gorge Rafting, responded to this review

What a fantastic experience! We are thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful time with us. You definitely took the best advantage by booking a package with us - it's the best way to combine all the fun of rafting, zip lining, and lunch at our on-site Whitewater Bar & Grill! We offer three different packages throughout the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We (Steve, Rachel and Tina) had a great morning doing the extreme zip line course with Brenden and Eddie. They were great fun and made it an enjoyable morning without the zip lining. That just made it better still. Once we cracked the manual braking on the trainer wire we were off. A couple of shorter zips get you into... More 

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ColoradoJames, Guest Services at Royal Gorge Rafting, responded to this review

Thanks so much for coming and joining us here at Royal Gorge Rafting & Zip Line Tours for some awesome outdoor Colorado fun! Brendan and Eddie are wonderful Extreme Zip Line guides, and are truly passionate about providing unique and memorable tours to each of our guests. The Extreme course is definitely more intensive in the hiking, and in the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took an anniversary trip down the river. What a blast!! All employees were so nice (and entertaining!) Tye was our guide and we really couldnt have asked for better. Thanks for the amazong experience!

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ColoradoJames, Guest Services at Royal Gorge Rafting, responded to this review

What a wonderful way to spend your anniversary!! We are so honored to have been such an amazing and memorable part of your special day, thank you for letting us be a part of it. We're thrilled to hear that Tye was such an amazing guide during your tour - he is extremely passionate about sharing his love for the... More 

Fort Collins, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great weekend. We rated the gorge for our fifth time. Water was great and the staff was wonderful. Then off to the Extreme Zipline. We were guided by Dakota and Dusty. Great guides. Really good with the kids, 15 & 12. Great adventure. The end was the best. Mechanical repel off a 70 foot tower. You can go slow but... More 

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