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New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours

Embudo, NM, USA
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About New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours
Come rafting with New Mexico River Adventures through the Rio Grande Gorge or the exquisite Rio Chama canyon. NMRA offers everything from family floats to wild whitewater! We have top notch guides who are excited to share knowledge of New Mexico nature and history. NMRA is the only company offering private secure parking, photos right after your trip and riverside snack. Join us for a fantastic day on the river with New Mexico River Adventures!
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Half Day Trip of Racecourse Rafting

Go rafting on the Rio Grande River with the popular half-day Racecourse Rafting tour. Your guide provides the necessary gear and paddling instruction before you set out on the river, which runs through New Mexico's spectacular landscape. Encounter class II-III (IV at high water) rapids that provides fun thrills without the risk of more challenging whitewater conditions, making this trip family-friendly and suitable for first-timers.
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3 hours
from $60.00

Rio Grande Gorge Full Day

Take a full-day Rio Grande rafting adventure ideal for families and first-time rafters. Float through the Lower Gorge’s scenic Orilla Verde, where you’ll enjoy a delicious hot fajita lunch along the riverbanks. Experience the river’s broad canyon and rich habitat, where you can watch for wildlife like mule deer and birds of prey. Then, enjoy a thrilling encounter with whitewater during a 6-mile (9.6 kilometer) section of class 2-3 rapids.
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6 hours 30 minutes
from $115.00
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I highly recommend rafting with New Mexico River Adventures. The owners were friendly and helpful. Our guide Kim was highly experienced and very entertaining.
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These people are AWESOME.. We had an amazing time i'd recommend them all day long...NMRA is the best.. If you come from out of state and need a rental car HERTZ will rip you off use a different company they are crooks.
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Response from WendyNMRA, Owner at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours
Responded Feb 4, 2020
Thank you so much for joining us on the river and for the amazing review! We hope to see again for another great day on the river!
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I bought the full day on the Rio Grande. It was fantastic! Our guide, Emily, was so competent and made us all feel prepared for the rapids. The morning is slow and we had ample time to practice her skillful commands. We were treated to a hot lunch on the shore - fajitas -
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Response from WendyNMRA, Owner at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours
Responded Feb 4, 2020
Thank you for the great review and we can't wait to see you again!
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Great rafting/outdoor/adventure company. Very friendly, professional, organized and extremely safe. My family had a great trip. Highly recommend.
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Response from WendyNMRA, Owner at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours
Responded Feb 4, 2020
Thank you so much for joining us and entrusting us with your family!!
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We had a great time and argue ride Hannah was definitely pretty cool and fun I would highly recommend going there.
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Response from WendyNMRA, Owner at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours
Responded Nov 22, 2019
Thank you!
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