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Address: 4003 NM-68, Taos, NM 87557
Phone Number: (575) 776-8854
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Los Rios River Runners is New Mexico's oldest, largest, and most...

Los Rios River Runners is New Mexico's oldest, largest, and most experienced rafting company. We've been rafting through the spectacular river canyons of northern New Mexico since 1972. We offer trips from mild to wild, from half-day to 3-days, from the world-class white-knuckle whitewater of the Taos Box (available as a full-day adventure or as part of a multi-day overnight) to family fun adventures and serene floats. Spend starry nights in the serene Chama wilderness, or float along a mellow section of the Rio Grande with a Native Pueblo guide and a traditional feast meal awaiting you at the takeout. Sunset dinner floats too! And check out our multi-sport adventures: rock and raft, pedal and paddle, and paddle and saddle. Los Rios has more access to more stretches of river than any other NM rafting company, and offers the broadest variety of trips. Come boating with us, and take home lifetime memories.

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Wonderful trip, wonderful people

Our extended family took a 3-day rafting trip down the Rio Chama with the Los Rios River Runners and it was a wonderful family vacation. The trip was very laid back and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our extended family took a 3-day rafting trip down the Rio Chama with the Los Rios River Runners and it was a wonderful family vacation. The trip was very laid back and comfortable, for us at least. This is probably because it was so well organized and planned out by our guides. The scenery was breathtaking every turn we took... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I booked the Race Course trip. It was a great weather day and even tho the river was low it was a great trip. Our guide Eric was awesome! This was our 8th trip with Los Rios and we will do it again. Thanks guide Danielle for convincing us to try the Box next time!

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The guides made this a great trip. The river was beautiful, the boats were in great shape and the ride was fun. But it was the careful attention to safety and the fun attitude of Austin and the other guides on the boats that made the trip comfortable and enjoyable.

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1 Thank Aaron C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so pleased we chose Los Rios River Runners for our first river rafting experience. We did the full day Lower Gorge trip which included a morning float (great time to get acquainted with rafting, see some beautiful scenery and wildlife) and then the afternoon rapids on the racecourse. In August the water was low so it included class... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome day of rafting with Los Rios River Runners. Excellent website giving all the info needed as well as a packing list and specific instructions of where to meet and what to look for. Great and knowledgeable staff and guides that made the trip safe, fun, and worth going back next time we are in the area!

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Riverdale, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

1/2 day raftting trip was perfect. Guide, John, assured our safety and fun, as well as provided us with good local information.

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Hewitt, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second trip and turned out even better than the first! Our family of four, ages 9,13 and adults, all had a great time. Our guide Clint was awesome. He had lots of knowledge and quickly became the fifth member of our family. Quick tutorials on shore and in the slow flow has you ready for the first... More 

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of 5 - two parents, three elementary aged kids - took the Racecourse rafting trip. It was the highlight of our vacation and we can't wait to go again! We were staying in Red River, and booked through New Mexico Adventure Co. We went on the morning raft trip, which was perfect for us because we were able... More 

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Francisco G, Front Office Manager at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this review

We are so glad that you had a good time with us on the river. Rob at New Mexico Adventure Co is one of the best! We look forward to rafting with you again in the future. More 

Ames
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place had clearly thought of everything. They had several boats available to meet all of our needs and were kind enough to keep our party grouped together. Dillion was a blast and made the whole trip fun and entertaining. We learned a lot about the river and his personal rafting experience which was a lot of fun. They even... More 

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Francisco G, Front Office Manager at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this review

We are super happy that you had a blast with Dylan, he is a fabulous river guide! We look forward to rafting with you again in the future. More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today, My two daughters and I, went river rafting with the Los Rio River Runners, merrily down the race course. Saying it was an absolutely wonderful time, is almost 'short changing' the experience. 'Oz' was our guide, and made this rafting trip for my daughters, as well as an 'over 70' grandma, great fun! (I can paddle with the best... More 

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Francisco G, Front Office Manager at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the fabulous review of our staff. We are so glad that you had a great time with Oz, Kim and Mike, they are a great team! We look forward to rafting with you again! More 

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