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Downstream Adventures

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Idaho Springs, CO, USA
About Downstream Adventures
Downstream Adventures is a family owned and operated business, and our family loves whitewater. We offer exciting rafting trips on Clear Creek in Idaho Springs, Colorado. Clear Creek, a top rafting destination, offers more rapids per mile than nearly any other run in the country. There are rafting options for first timers and veterans river runners alike at Downstream Adventures.
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Beginner Whitewater Rafting on Historic Clear Creek

Even beginners can enjoy a whitewater rafting trip on Clear Creek with this guided tour. All instruction and equipment—wetsuits, paddles, life vests, and personal drybags—are provided for you. This tour is suitable for those who have no experience and is also perfect for families with children.
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3 hours
from $57.76

Clear Creek Intermediate Whitewater Rafting near Denver

Get an eyeful of stunning Colorado scenery as well as learn about the canyon's Gold Rush history on this whitewater rafting tour. Appropriate for intermediate rafters, this tour shoots a long stretch of free-flowing whitewater. All equipment and the leadership of an experienced guide is included for your safety and comfort.
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3 hours
from $68.66

Advanced Whitewater Rafting in Clear Creek Canyon near Denver

Advance paddlers will love challenging themselves with this technical run down Clear Creek. Listen closely to your experienced guide's instructions as you paddle through whitewater that plummets more than 100 feet per mile. Suitable only for good swimmers.
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3 hours
from $86.63
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This is an extremely well-run outfitter! The office staff was knowledgeable and helpful, the guides were top-notch, and the river was really fun. Highly recommended!
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This was our first time WWR and we're so glad we went with Downstream Adventures. It was toward the end of the season and we were so thankful to still be able to do this. Well, it was my fault that we confused the date we booked the adventure. So we missed our reserved day/time.
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The wife and I went on the INTERMEDIATE trip with Downstream Adventures in August. Office staff was great and efficient, our safety lecture was complete, and out guide Curt could not have been better. Since the water was rather low they took us on the ADVANCED portion of the
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Great afternoon on the river with a knowledgeable and cool guide. It’s an easier trip but still gets the adrenaline going. I would definitely do it again when the water is higher.
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Had an amazing time!!! The tour guide was friendly, helpful, and made the trip full of fun, laughter, and memories! We were college kids trying to make the most of Colorado on a tight budget and this whitewater rafting tour was worth the money! Would recommend 100%!
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