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Raft Masters has been in business under the same ownership since 1989 and we have offered quality rafting trips on two great rivers. The Arkansas River is 45 miles southwest of Colorado Springs near Canon City. We provide thrills in the Royal Gorge, family fun on the Bighorn Sheep Canyon and floats for all ages and abilities. Raft Masters FREE wetsuit, river boot and paddle jacket allows you to "Experience the Thrill without the Chill'.
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2315 E Main St, Canon City, CO 81212-4001
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Raft Masters is a great place to experience white water rafting ! We bought a combo program, white water rafting and a Royal Gorge 2 hr train ride! From start to finish Raft Masters was there to make sure your experience was a enjoyable one!...More

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Our son and his wife purchased the half day excursion for my husband, myself and his family; five in all. Having no previous experience, we held no expectations other than from what we had read on Raft Masters website, which was quite thorough. Our experience...More

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Raft Masters made my first rafting experience fantastic! My guide, Cody, was energetic, capable and reassuring. Went in June, and did the Sheep Canyon (level II & III rapids). Water was a little lower than usual so the rapids were milder, lots of time to...More

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Kizzy R, Guest Relations Manager at Raft Masters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your great review! Cody is a lot of fun isn't he! We hope to see you on the river again soon! You can always request the same guide for next time! Thanks again and have a great summer!

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It was me and my husband’s first time white water rafting. We chose raft masters and the entire experience from booking the reservation, checking in, and actually going rafting was amazing! George was our raft guide and he was hilarious! He made us laugh and...More

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Kizzy R, Guest Relations Manager at Raft Masters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for such a great review! We LOVE to hear when our guests have such a fun time rafting! We will pass on your kind words to George and give him kudos for providing you with such a great trip! We look forward to...More

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Javier F
June 23, 2016|
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Response from Lyn S | Property representative |
The family float is class I /II water - mostly flat. For more adventure, I recommend taking your 5 year old on the Bighorn Sheep Canyon section. It goes up to class III rapids, and is suitable for ages 5 and up.
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Lexy H
June 19, 2015|
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With the Paddle and Saddle package lunch is included. Lunch consist of hamburgers, hot dogs, and build your own sandwiches and is served at our own Eddie Out Cafe.
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Lexy H
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Yes, we do both and can do them as a half day or a full day. The Bighorn Sheep Canyon is class 2 and 3 and is great for ages 5 and up. The Royal Gorge is class 3, 4, and 4 plus and is great for ages 14 and up. The Royal... More
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