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Durango Whitewater Rafting Tours

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"Splash & Dash" 2.5 Hour Trip
Guest Ages 12+
Youth Ages 3-11
"Half Day" 4.5 Hour Trip
Guest Ages 12+
Youth Ages 3-11
"Splash & Dash" 2.5 Hour ~ Super Premium Raft Per Private Boat (up to 4 guests)
Per Private Boat Ages 8+

“Splash & Dash” and “Half-Day” Whitewater Rafting in Durango

Congratulations, you found the highest-rated rafting company on Google!

Our Two Whitewater Rafting Trip Options:

“Splash & Dash” 2.5 Hour Rafting Trip Highlights:

  • About 1-1.5 hours on the water
  • Includes Class I, II & III rapids

“Half-Day Adventure” 4.5 Hour Rafting Trip Highlights:

  • Includes the same tour as the “Splash & Dash” but double the time on the river!
  • About 2.5 hours on the water depending on river flows. (May & June maybe shorter times on the river due to higher river flows)
  • Includes Class I, II & III rapids
  • Very Light snacks (granola bar & H2O) “nothing fancy”

Listen to what our guests have to say about adventures in Durango, Colorado. With Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, you will create some amazing memories while adventuring down the Animas River! Our Durango whitewater rafting trips through our national kayak course provide thrilling rapids and Class I, II & III rafting.

See historical Old West landmarks and hear stories about the early days of Durango. All of our Durango rafting trips include the famous whitewater park and smelter rapids.

Our  “Splash & Dash” 2.5-hour Durango river rafting trips are a great option for most guests who want to have an awesome rafting experience and are looking for a great way to spend part of their day on the water. 

For those looking to spend about double the time on the river as a “Splash & Dash”, we recommend our “Half-Day” 4.5-hour raft trip.

Looking to create the perfect whitewater rafting experience during your stay in Durango? Contact us directly to create your own custom adventure. Our guides are happy to help you create the most unforgettable itinerary. If you want to step up the adventure check out our Inflatable Kayak Tours

Why Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours?

  • Ranked #1 on Google by our guests
  • Experienced guides certified by the Colorado Division of Wildlife
  • NO GIMMICKS ZONE-Don’t be fooled, all of the rafting companies use the same sections of the river. We do not waste your time with long breaks riverside, we focus on rafting and give you real on water times. 
  • 38 years of experience in Durango, Colorado established in 1983
  • Family owned and operated
  • We are not the cheapest or the most expensive, we hire and train great guides and invest in their success so you can have the best time.
  • Highly maintained gear using the latest and greatest to provide you the best on-water experience possible

What We Provide:

  • Safety orientation
  • PFD (personal flotation device), aka, life jackets (please no personal PFDs)
  • Transportation to and from the Animas River
  • Complimentary lockers to secure any small belongings

We have RENTALS available!

  • River shoes ($5)
  • Splash jackets ($5) – Just like a rain jacket
  • Wetsuits ($15) – sizes are Small to XXL

Looking for a VIP Experience?

All VIP Packages Include the Following:

Our Family VIP Adventure packs include action photos, river shoes & splash jackets, and bottled water upon check-in. Simply add the package during your checkout!

$59 for up to 6 guests | $39 for up to 3 guests

  • Your VIP Adventure Package comes with great savings including:
  • 6-8 action photos of your boat (a $39 value!)
  • Splash jacket rentals for the selected number of people in your party
  • River shoe rentals for the selected number of people in your party
  • Cold bottled water upon check-in

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