Colorado White Water Rafting: Browns Canyon

Buena Vista River Rafting Through Browns Canyon National Monument

Our Browns Canyon trips are the most popular white water rafting tours in the whole country! Recently designated a national monument, this beloved section of the Arkansas river boasts class II-III+ whitewater rapids that really are perfect for your whole family. Our recommended minimum age is 7, and at least 50 lbs.  Whether you’re a first time rafter or an experienced paddler, looking for a half day or 3 days, we’ve got a multitude of options that are customized to meet your needs. Experience the best Buena Vista river rafting trips out there!

Are you nature nerds like we are? Keep a sharp eye to spot all of the amazing wildlife in Browns Canyon. Look up the canyon walls to spot bighorn sheep, mule deer, and possibly even a mountain lion.  There is world-class trout fishing in these gold medal waters of the Arkansas River as well! Browns Canyon is what Colorado white water rafting is all about!

Browns Canyon River Rafting Trips

Buena Vista River Rafting, Colorado White Water Rafting

Half Day

Trip times: 9 am or 1:30 pm
Recommended age: 7 and up & 50 lbs
The perfect trip for families and groups of friends, this is the most popular whitewater rafting trip in Colorado offering 9 Class III+ rapids down 10 miles of the Arkansas River.
Adult $71 | Child $65
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Buena Vista River Rafting, Browns Canyon Rafting Full Day

Full Day

Trip time: 9 am
In addition to the Half Day voyage, we pause on the river at midday so you can enjoy a delicious riverside lunch prepared by your guide. The fun then continues down the Arkansas River with more fun and exciting rapids with an additional 7 miles of river.
Adult $115 | Child $109
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Colorado White Water Rafting, Browns Canyon Overnight Rafting Trips

Overnight 2 Day

If you are looking for a great way to spend time with family and friends then this trip is for you! Enjoy whitewater rafting, hiking and relaxing in the outdoors while your guides prepare all your delicious meals. Truly the best way to experience Buena Vista river rafting!
Adult $369 | Child $319
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Colorado White Water Rafting, Arkansas River Overnight Rafting

Overnight 3 Day

2 days just not enough for you? Then add an extra day and come on our 3 day Browns Canyon overnight trip! This trip has everything the 2 day trip has to offer plus more of our beautiful Arkansas River and more time to spend with your loved ones. Ask about our inflatable kayaks on day 3.
Adult $579 | Child $529
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