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TripAdvisor: Reaching a Milestone

Durango is one of the best places in Colorado to go adventuring, and we’re proud to announce that Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours achieved the #1 ranking on TripAdvisor. We’d like to share our gratitude with all of you – our guests and our hard-working team – for helping us achieve this elusive milestone. We…

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July 22, 2018

River Rafting Techniques Beginners Should Know

  White water rafting is a thrilling adventure, and a one-of-a-kind way to experience Durango and the Animas River. It may seem daunting if you don’t have a lot of experience – or you’re completely new to river rafting – but if you know what to do, it can make your next trip to southern Colorado…

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July 10, 2018

Things to Do in Durango, CO

Durango, CO is a hub for amusement and adventure. It hosts some of the most fun events in the area, including Snowdown, Animas River Days, Fiesta Days, and Burger and a Band. Even when there isn’t a special event in town, Durango still boasts plenty to do for visitors and locals. With national parks, river…

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June 12, 2018

Get Your Vacation on the Right Track with a Durango Train and Adventure Combo

We consider ourselves to be the Durango adventure experts: whitewater rafting and kayaking, outback Jeep and RZR adventures, and guided tours of Mesa Verde are our specialties. But did you know that we are also authorized ticket resellers for the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad? The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad has run…

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May 14, 2018

Getting to Durango: Flying

Road tripping to Durango provides ample opportunities for things to do and see, but if you’re anxious to spend more time in Durango, flying is an excellent choice. Fortunately, flying to Durango is easy. The Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO) features multiple daily direct and connecting commercial flights and is a mere 19 miles from…

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May 3, 2018

Survive Your First White Water Rafting Trip with Six Important Safety Tips

White water rafting can be intimidating if you have never tried it before. After all, who paddles toward rocky, fast-moving water on purpose? If you give it a try, you’ll see. River rafting is a thrilling, one-of-a-kind experience and one of the most popular things to do in Durango, Colorado. Durango Rivertrippers was one of…

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May 2, 2018

Reasons NOT to Rent a Side-by-Side ATV

If you’re looking to make unforgettable summer plans, you’ll want to come to Colorado. There are breathtaking views and a million and one adventures to choose from, whether you want to try whitewater rafting for the first time or zipline through the trees. Can’t decide? Come to Durango. We have something for everyone and Durango…

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May 2, 2018

Road Tripping Dallas to Durango

Get Your Kicks on Route 66 and Beyond Durango is one of the best destinations for whitewater rafting and outback tours. If you’re driving, don’t miss out on the opportunity to make your road trip to Durango an adventure all its own. Driving from the Dallas/Fort Worth area to Durango takes a bit of time…

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April 25, 2018

Avoid These 3 Common Stand-Up Paddle Boarding Mistakes

Stand-up paddle boarding is the fastest growing water sport for good reason: it’s a fun and challenging way to explore! Durango, Colorado is a beautiful place, and stand-up paddle boarding is a unique way to enjoy the water and get a great workout at the same time. Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours is proud to…

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April 3, 2018

Beginner Tips for Stand-Up Paddle Boarding in Durango, Part 2

If you’re looking for a unique Durango activity, try the fastest growing water sport: stand-up paddle boarding. It’s a fun, challenging workout, and also great way to enjoy the water and gorgeous scenery of Durango from a unique perspective. Anyone can try it! If you’re new to paddle boarding, start with part one of this…

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February 28, 2018

RZR and Rail Package

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February 18, 2018

Best Places to Take Your RZR Rental

Want to get away from the crowd and take charge of your own adventure? Try an RZR rental from Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours. This specialty off-road vehicle is a great hands-on way to explore the Durango backcountry. It’s a more immersive experience than driving a four-wheel drive car and capable of tackling difficult OHV…

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January 24, 2018

From $139

Join us on a raft trip down the San Miguel River in Telluride, CO. In the spring and early summer this snowmelt-fed river plunges from the high peaks of the San Juan Mountains. NOTE: This river flows typically during the end of May and stops at the end of June. The dates we have loaded are the dates we are running this river. If you are looking for rafting in July and August check out our Durango River Rafting page.