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World-class Colorado rafting trips on 8 rivers for all ages and abilities, zipline tours and rock climbing on our 44-acre mountain property. Offering great trip discounts every day on our award-winning website: just click the red Trip Discounts...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
411 Metcalf Road, Vail, CO 81620
+1 970-423-7031
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Out side of the Confort Zone , Great Familiy Experience , very well organized , increíble landscape , , thank you very much

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank imancillas
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I can't think of a better way to spend time in Colorado. Not only was the experience fantastic but the guides and staff were not only skilled and knowledgeable but they were great at making our experience unique and memorable. You guys truly rock! Can't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Theresa M
Reviewed August 21, 2018

We signed up for their combination package of white water rafting, dinner and then zip lining. The white rafting was a great experience, Good equipment, beautiful scenery, competent and engaging guides. For White Water Rafting, I would give them 5 stars. The pace was good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Scott M
Reviewed August 18, 2018

We rented a cabin at the base camp so we could wake up early. The Cabin was reasonably priced and offered convenience to relax after our all day adventure. We had such an amazing time. The first day we went Rock Climbing up Maytag with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Yoga C
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Captain Dan, out of Kremmling, was the best! We took 2 toddlers and everyone was super cool in our boat. Very professional yet fun. We felt very safe with Dan as the captain.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kellyo126
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Just spent a fabulous afternoon on the Arkansas River with AVA rafting. We chose the 3/4 day trip which was perfect since we were all getting a lot of sun. We had Shawn as our raft guide and he was simply fantastic. He got the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marc S
Reviewed August 8, 2018

So when planning our trip, I hesitated to book a white water trip as my family (ages 11, 13, and 15) had gone before in May when water was high. I thought that the lower water of August would not compare to the excitement of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Diane E
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of having Shawn as our guide for the rock climbing excursion. Not only was he a fantastic teacher amd knowledgable but he was also very personable and funny. Most of us hadn't ever rock climbed before and we're nervous at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tristan S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was our first family trip to Colorado and rafting was high on our list of things to do. Highly recommend AVA as a rafting company and Zeb as a guide. Zeb was very knowledgable of the river and it's history and kept us entertained...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deirdre S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We went out the week of 4th of July with two boys, 9 and 13, and had a great time. We did the Brown's Canyon trip, which only had up to Class III rapids, but it was still interesting enough for me the adrenaline junky,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from MaryM3118 | Reviewed this property |
Their website provides lots of detail on all their packages including pricing. My trip was worth every penny spent.