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Blue Sky Adventures

Glenwood Springs, CO, USA
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About Blue Sky Adventures
Since 1975, Blue Sky has been offering professionally guided whitewater river trips on the Colorado and Roaring Fork Rivers. Conveniently located in downtown Glenwood Springs in the Historic Hotel Colorado and across the street from the famous Hot Springs Pool and Lodge, Blue Sky Adventures is dedicated to providing a whitewater experience that exceeds any of our guests' expectations. Dedicated to safety, service, professionalism and fun since 1975.
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Say ‘yes’ to a perfect day on the Colorado River! This ‘Half-Day Adventure’ offers a scenic, whitewater experience which is a must for water enthusiasts of all ages. Get on board with the professional guides to enjoy all the adventure of the class III ‘Shoshone Rapids,’ then slow it down and soak in the scenery of stunning Glenwood Springs Canyon as you play and paddle your way through class I-II whitewater. Each trip is about 3 - 3.5 hours long (total trip time) and departs and returns from 152 W 6th Street, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
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William C wrote a review Sep 2020
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Had a great trip. Very knowledgeable guide(Mack). Beautiful scenery, and only got a little bit wet! I would definitely 👍 do it again
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Date of experience: September 2020
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KNZ wrote a review Sep 2020
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Had a guide named Maddie. It was just my husband and myself as the other backed out because it was a little cooler that day. But blue sky had everything we could have needed. Wet suits (we already had our own but they were available) dry suits (everyone gets these). Out on the water with the paddling and the fun the cool temp never bothered us one bit. Plus of course your layered! Truly a once in a lifetime experience with amazing people who love what they do and love to share their knowledge and experience with you.
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mike o wrote a review Sep 2020
Addison, Texas11 contributions3 helpful votes
Excellent half-day rafting trip with son and wife for my wife’s birthday. Very organized and enjoyable from start to finish. Dave was an excellent guide. Highly recommended!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Bridget-Wisconsin wrote a review Sep 2020
Wisconsin140 contributions14 helpful votes
My boyfriend and I had a wonderful rafting trip on the Colorado. Unfortunately, we were unable to go rafting in Glenwood Canyon due to the wildfire. That being said, Blue Sky Adventures made the best of the situation and they were very forthcoming with the fact that the rapids would be tame based on the water levels. It was still an enjoyable trip with beautiful scenery. Our guide, Wyatt, was fantastic! He was friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable. We appreciated the information that he shared about the wildlife, river, and area. We would definitely choose Blue Sky Adventures again!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Zac wrote a review Sep 2020
Palestine, Texas29 contributions2 helpful votes
This was our second raft trip for our vacation and this one did not dissappoint. The guides were super friendly and the river was beautiful! There was a good mix of rapids and calm waters. Lots of opportunities to take pictures and even get out and swim during calm portions. We were very pleased with the overall experience.
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