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La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango provided by Mild to Wild Rafting and Jeep Tours

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Overview
The forested mountains, waterfalls, and wildflower valleys of La Plata Canyon lie just west of Durango. On this tour, venture off-road in an open-top Jeep and enjoy spectacular views as you explore the wild landscapes. Stop at scenic lookout points along the way, visit the abandoned mining town of La Plata City, and enjoy a thrilling drive along the Kennebec Pass at 12,000 feet (3,658 meters).
Highlights
  • Magnificent views as you drive the Kennebec mountain pass
  • Visit an abandoned mining town dating back to the 19th century
  • Enjoy unobstructed views from an open-top Jeep
  • Choice of morning or afternoon tour to suit your schedule
Important Information
Departure Point
50 Animas View Dr, Durango, CO 81301, USA
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • knowledgeable guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch is not provided on either trip but you are welcome to bring snacks of your own.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • You must bring your own car seats for children who require them. CO Car Seat Law states that children up to 8 years old must be in an appropriate car seat.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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bck1950 wrote a review 05 Jul
Lebanon, Tennessee10 contributions1 helpful vote
Our guide was phenomenal! We saw so many flowers and waterfalls. The highlight were all the mountain views especially from the top. Thanks. Well worth the $$
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 2 days ago
We are so happy you had fun on the Jeep tour and the entire experience. It is so beautiful up there!
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Jayne D wrote a review Jun 2020
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Jared was a great tour guide. Asked us at the beginning how adventurous we were feeling so we ended up taking a better ride to the mines. Extremely knowledgeable and competent.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 4 days ago
Thanks for the detailed review of your Silverton Jeep Tour!
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Melissa L wrote a review Jun 2020
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What an awesome experience! Jay was our tour guide and I can't say enough! His personality was infectious. He was very knowledgeable, funny and took time to learn my families names. We will be back next year and plan to ask for him to be our guide agian.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 2 weeks ago
Jay is such a huge asset to the Mild to Wild team, and we are so glad you had a great trip with him. Yes, feel free to request him as your guide fo another adventure! Thanks for choosing Mild to Wild!
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rodnerson wrote a review Jun 2020
Fort Worth, Texas9 contributions2 helpful votes
We did the morning La Plata tour with Miles and totally loved it!! After a short drive out of town we reached the trail and started our adventure up to 12,000ft!! Miles did a great job of stopping along the way to take in the sights and giving lots of local information, all
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for sharing about your great experience with Mild to Wild and Miles. He is a great asset to the team:)
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Shay wrote a review Jun 2020
Moab, Utah16 contributions3 helpful votes
Jay went above and beyond to make sure we had a fabulous time on our Jeep Tour and we did. It was fricken awesome ! Jay is full of information, he’s friendly and hilarious! Request Jay as your guide and you will not be disappointed!
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 3 weeks ago
We are grateful to have Jay apart of the Mild to Wild family. Thanks for choosing Mild to Wild, we would love to share more adventures soon!
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About the operator

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David C
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Float trip with Grand Kids
Great company, really about safety which I appreciate with two small kids. Our guide “Liam” was very experienced an
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Best half day rafting trip ever on the lower Animas River.
We did the half day lower Animas River rafting trip. Our guide, Joe, was awesome. He was knowledgeable about the ri
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galel94
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Fun time on the water
Arissa was our river guide. She was great. We really enjoyed her. The water was slow, but still a lot of fun. O
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Go book a rafting tour with Mild to Wild!
Mild to Wild Rafting was an amazing trip! We thoroughly enjoyed every moment! Checking in was easy, getting our e
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Amazing Rafting in Durango
My family and I just did the 3/4 day rafting Trip in Durango, what an amazing experience. Annie was our guide, and
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Fantastic jeep tour!
Marty was our guide on our jeep tour of Silverton and he was amazing! Definitely one of the highlights of our vacat
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The Locals LOVE this company
Our family of 5 and a friend (kids ages 12, 16, 17, and 18) enjoyed a wonderful Lower Animas rafting trip. We are D
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Great time
Favorite part of our trip was far and away our guide. Joe was amazing and made the trip so much more enjoyable!
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Quest602180
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Great and safe fun
My wife and I were on a little getaway and decided to kayak with them. It was a great morning. Haden and Collette,
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44ethanjewell
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Try to get Joe as your guide
This was my first time rafting and Joe made it memorable and fun. I recommend getting the splash jacket, its includ
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376sherrieb
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Great time!
Had a great time on the 4 hours rafting trip in Durango. Hayden was our guide and kept entertained and educated du
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LoveTravel523599
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Great family trip
Our guide Joe was great! He took time to explain details of how we would work as a team and was also funny and full
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brightiekat
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Exceeded expectations
The guides were awesome and super experienced. I really felt like we got such a special trip with them.
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Gates of Lodore
Had an absolute blast with the Mild 2 Wild crew on the 4-day Gates of Lodore rafting expedition. Our guides were A
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Excellent trip, well-organized staff & company.
This was our first rafting trip as a family. It was a really great time! Our guide, Sam, made the experience even
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  • Languages Offered: English
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