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Address: 14825 Hwy 285, Salida, CO 81201
Phone Number: +1 719-539-2420
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

We are the premier outpost for outdoor adventure in the Arkansas River...

We are the premier outpost for outdoor adventure in the Arkansas River Valley,

offering professional instruction and guided trips.

River activities include kayaking, rafting, duckies, and stand-up paddling.

On land we conduct rock climbing trips at six different locations and also have

access to over 200 miles of mountain bike trails.

Choose you own adventure at RMOC!

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Amazing white water rafting -- Brown's Canyon on the Arkansas River

My friend and I had an incredible experience with RMOC rafting Brown's Canyon. Our guide (Kate) was highly experienced and great fun. We especially enjoyed our trip because we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Basel
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend and I had an incredible experience with RMOC rafting Brown's Canyon. Our guide (Kate) was highly experienced and great fun. We especially enjoyed our trip because we were not part of a rafting armada, like so many other rafting companies along this stretch of the river. Kate encouraged other (multi-raft) companies to float by us, as we took... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Rafting, Kayaking, rock climbing, duckies, SUP, whatever your adventure RMOC has it! We went on our 5th Browns Canyon rafting trip. The half day trip offers the perfect blend of exciting rapids and beautiful scenery. RMOC has the most personable and knowledgeable guides on the Arkansas River. Call April, she'll take great care of you!

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Thank John C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our family of four (two kids, 10 and 12) thoroughly enjoyed our two-day overnight river rafting trip. Kate and Rich were our guides and they were friendly, extremely knowledgeable, and safe. We were outfitted with gear in case we were cold (with no hidden costs). We had brand new, high quality tents and sleeping pads and the food was great.... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful views on the Arkansas River. Our whitewater rafting guide was really experienced and very professional. Would do it again!

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1 Thank kapelner
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have taken multiple classes through RMOC and would recommend them to everyone. We have taken SUP and kayak courses and the instructors are awesome. They know what they are talking about and they know how to tailor the lessons to the students to help them advance. We will be back for more!

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Conroe, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and 18 year old daughter took a kayak lesson with Nick. They learned a lot and enjoyed it enough that they both purchased kayaks! Nick did a great job.

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Racine, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend, brother and I rafted with Reed and Josh through Brown's Canyon. It was an awesome trip with lots of excitement in the rapids. We took a short walk to a lovely waterfall. Our guides were great fun and very knowledgeable. It was a perfect day for a trip through a beautiful wilderness area. Thanks again for a great... More 

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Divide, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WE loved our raft trip and experienced raft guide(and instructor), Elisha, on the Arkansas River, Browns Canyon National Monument. This half-day trip on a lovely, intermediate river was very scenic. Once you leave the highway, the canyon is surrounded by red granite outcrops, ponderosa pines and blue skies. Our guide, Elisha, was a delightful, intelligent woman with seasons of river... More 

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Buena Vista, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had an amazing raft trip down Browns Canyon. Our raft guide Josh Oberleas is an excellent guide who made the trip very comfortable, fun, relaxing and exciting all at the same time. We will be back! Thank you Josh and RMOC!

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Gunnison, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From beginning to end, our experience with RMOC was ideal. Upon arriving for our rafting trip through Browns Canyon, I expected crowds and chaos and confusion - especially because it was a holiday weekend. RMOC was easy to find and easy to park. We were greeted by smiling faces and shown where to go and what to do. We were... More 

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