About the Company

We are a personable, guide owned and operated company committed to giving our guests the best experience possible with fun, safety, and quality as our top priorities. Offering half, full and multi-day rafting and inflatable kayaking adventures!

About the Owner

We're a guide owned and operated company with decades of experience!

 

About the Team

At Browns Canyon Rafting we are a family! We strive to provide our guest with an individually unique, personable and memorable experience. This is achieved first and foremost by the INDIVIDUALS who you meet on any adventure. Our guides are very experienced with an impeccable safety record!



1/3 Day Rafting Trips
from $45

We invite you to spend part of your Colorado vacation on one of our half day Colorado rafting trips! Running directly through the heart of Buena Vista, the Arkansas River is home to the Browns Canyon National Monument and boasts beautiful and protected natural habitat, exceptional wildlife, unbelievable world-class trout fishing, and of course Class I-V whitewater!! Clear Creek, located just minutes from Denver, is the epicenter of Idaho Springs. With an abundance of big horn sheep, mule deer, and some of Colorado’s best whitewater ranging from Class I-V, this creek has excitement waiting for you around every bend. Join us on one of our Browns Canyon rafting trips. With our half day rafting tours, we offer you the chance to relax, or even challenge yourself by having a little something for everyone in your group. From our mild and scenic family floats, to our exhilarating and adrenaline packed advanced Colorado rafting trips, your river adventure with Browns Canyon Rafting will flow through your memories for years to come.


Half-Day Rafting Trips
from $59

We invite you to spend part of your Colorado vacation on one of our half day Colorado rafting trips! Running directly through the heart of Buena Vista, the Arkansas River is home to the Browns Canyon National Monument and boasts beautiful and protected natural habitat, exceptional wildlife, unbelievable world-class trout fishing, and of course Class I-V whitewater!! Clear Creek, located just minutes from Denver, is the epicenter of Idaho Springs. With an abundance of big horn sheep, mule deer, and some of Colorado’s best whitewater ranging from Class I-V, this creek has excitement waiting for you around every bend. Join us on one of our Browns Canyon rafting trips. With our half day rafting tours, we offer you the chance to relax, or even challenge yourself by having a little something for everyone in your group. From our mild and scenic family floats, to our exhilarating and adrenaline packed advanced Colorado rafting trips, your river adventure with Browns Canyon Rafting will flow through your memories for years to come.


Hard Shell Kayaking Lessons
from $55

Our certified instructors work with you in your half day or full day lesson to teach you a new skill, or improve your already existing kayaking abilities.  Lessons provide all gear and include transportation.


Multi Day Trips
from $319

Browns Canyon Rafting offers you the chance to fully immerse yourself in the outdoors with an overnight or multi-day river trip on the Arkansas River. Our multi-day Colorado rafting trips are truly the best way to experience Colorado’s wilderness first hand, and offer an incredible opportunity to unplug and reconnect with your family and friends. We offer a multitude of options for any age and experience level. Whether you are looking for a quick two-day weekend getaway, or an epic four-day rafting vacation, we are happy to help make your dream a reality!

Each one of our overnight trips offer a fantastic mix of excitement and adventure on and off the raft! You will spend your days on the river, experiencing thrilling whitewater and breathtaking views. In the evenings, enjoy the downtime at your remote wilderness campsite while your experienced guides prepare a hearty river-style dinner.

All of our multi-day Colorado rafting trips include wet suits, splash tops, booties, flotation devices, helmets, dry bags, top of the line camping equipment, tents, chairs; everything you need! These all inclusive trips also include each of your meals.  Just bring your personal items and a sleeping bag. If you are traveling light and don’t have a sleeping bag with you, don’t fret! We have sleeping bags available for rent.


Full Day Rafting Trips
from $97

Come on out and spend the whole day with us!  Running directly through the heart of Buena Vista, the Arkansas River is home to the Browns Canyon National Monument and boasts beautiful and protected natural habitat, exceptional wildlife, unbelievable world-class trout fishing,  and of course Class I-V whitewater!!  Clear Creek, located just minutes from Denver, is the epicenter of Idaho Springs.  With an abundance of big horn sheep, mule deer, and some of Colorado’s best whitewater ranging from Class I-V,  this creek has excitement waiting for you around every bend.

You won’t regret choosing one of our full day rafting tours.  We have so many trip options, each customizable to your needs, we feel there is something for everyone to enjoy, no matter age or ability level.  Whether beginner trip, or advanced thrill ride, each of our full day trips include a much need riverside break for lunch!