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Nobody does whitewater river rafting in Aspen and Snowmass better than Aspen Whitewater Rafting. Owned and operated by a professional staff that has been guiding our local rivers for more than 20 years. We offer a range of personalized, fun and safe...more
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520 E Durant Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1873
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went over Labor Day weekend. As it was our first time rafting we chose the class III level which was perfect for our family of 2 adults and 2 teens. The guides were knowledgeable and fun and we had a great time. Would definitely...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I had an incredible day rafting the Arkansas River with Aspen Whitewater Rafting in late July 2018. Our guides were, Hannah the driver of the bus and the guide in our raft, Nick "the kid" dispensing facts and jokes at every turn,...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience white water rafting today with Mikey and Chris. The rapids were exciting but not too large so for someone like me who has never done it before it was perfect. Mikey was professional, friendly and pointed out local sites and...More

Thank Georgia S
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Great activity. Aspen Whitewater were professional and very well organized. Coby, Andreas and Chris were terrific. Take advantage of this real adventure. The scenery is stunning

Thank CTaben
Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for the review, CTaben! I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your trip and found AWR to be professional and organized. I'm glad you enjoyed the scenery, and we hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Overall, this was an excellent adventure for a family with two boys, ages six and 10. Our guide, Kyle, was wonderful. He was great with the kids and was extremely knowledgeable about the nature and what we were seeing. He made the kids feel involved...More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review AWR, exobscurislux! I'm glad you enjoyed your trip out on the Middle Roaring Fork with your six and ten-year-old. Kyle is great with guests, and I'm thrilled to hear he made your kids feel involved and that...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

First time white-water rafting, and had an all-around great time. The class 3 rapids were a blast, and sight-seeing was awesome during more mellow stretches. Our guide Spencer was very personable during the trip, offering entertaining conversation while safely guiding us downstream. Standing on the...More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for the review, ColumnKid! I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your first ever rafting trip on the Shoshone section of the Colorado River! I'm glad Spencer gave you a personalized experience and that you will be back to see us and experience some...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

This was my first time rafting and I had a blast! I have been searching for other raft trips to take and am excited to try out other trips that Aspen Whitewater Rafting offers next summer. I am already planning for next year! I would...More

Thank morganharske
Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you so much for the review, morganharske! I'm thrilled to hear you had a blast out on the river with Spencer, and that your boat full of beginners overcame their nerves and had fun and felt comfortable. Thank you for recommending us to others...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We so enjoyed the rafting trip and especially want to give Dan a shout out: from the trip to the river, he told us of the history of the area... Then on the river, the fun we had. We appreciated how he accommodated our 12-yr...More

Thank Peter C
Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for the review, Peter C! I'm thrilled to hear you had an epic experience with us due to the rafting, the scenery, and your guide Dan. I'm glad your entire family had fun - that's what vacations are all about. Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

**Come to Aspen for the white water rafting this summer** Despite some “fake news” from some, the rapids are still very exciting. Our kids 10 & 12 has a blast. Wes was an amazing, experienced guide. He was informative and patient with our kids. My...More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for the review, jasonhodes! I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your trip with Wes this summer, and thank you for encouraging other guests to come and check us out! Water levels have been variable this year, but we've gotten very lucky and...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018

We had a great rafting trip down the Colorado River about 5 days ago with Aspen Whitewater rafting. This was a class 3 river with nice rapids and then calm waters at the end. Loved our guide (Andreas) from Ecuador. There's still water on the...More

Thank rkade32
Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for the review, rkade32! I'm happy you enjoyed your trip down the Shoshone section of the Colorado River, and that you enjoyed having Andres as your guide. There's still lots of water down on the Colorado, and hopefully it'll remain fun and splashy...More

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Charlene B
16 September 2016|
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Response from Expedition19671 | Reviewed this property |
Probably But you will need to get in touch with AWR to reserve.
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Response from James I | Property representative |
We have a number of trips that would be suitable for your children. The Upper Roaring Fork Class III half day trip is a 10 minute drive from downtown Aspen and one of our more popular trip choices. In addition we raft on the... More
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David B
15 July 2015|
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Hi David B, Thank you for your inquiry. We do pick up and drop off from the St. Regis Hotel. Timing of trips depends on what time of the year you will be going rafting. We have half day and full day trips. Pick ups range... More
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