The Arkansas River

Geo Tours Whitewater Rafting Trips on the Arkansas River (Class III to IV)

The Upper Arkansas River Valley is nestled at the base of over a dozen 14,000+ ft. mountain peaks. As a result, the swift water of the Arkansas River cuts scenic canyons into the bedrock with some of the best whitewater rafting in Colorado. Geo Tours whitewater rafting trips have run on the Arkansas River since the early 1980’s, all the while maintaining excellent safety standards. Our raft trips launch in/near Buena Vista, Colorado. However for a small surcharge, most guests opt for Geo Tours transportation from the Denver area. Let us do the driving! Geo offers One-Day, Overnight and Two-Day expeditions on this way cool river.

Take advantage of Geo Tours whitewater rafting expertise. Let us customize the perfect trip on the Arkansas river for your whole group’s technical ability. Meals, rafting equipment, spray jackets and most importantly, guides, are include in your price. Likewise, camping gear and wetsuits are available for rent. Call us for more information!

 

 

RESERVATIONS & DEPOSITS – Reservations are required. An advance deposit of 50% is required when making reservations. All trips go rain or shine. Cancellations made 8 days or more prior to departure will receive a refund subject to applicable credit card fees and handling fees. Trips cancelled 1-7 days prior to departure will be charged a $10.00 per person per rafting day fee. No Shows and cancellations made within 24 hours of departure receive no refund. Geo reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a trip due to conditions beyond our control (weather, water conditions and etc.)

Geo accepts VISA, MASTERCARD, DISCOVER.  All prices subject to change without notice.

*Minimum age requirements may vary with water flows and conditions.

* Minimum age requirements may vary with water flows and conditions.
 ** Prices subject to change without notice

Brown’s Canyon

Brown’s Canyon has recently been named one of America’s newest National Monuments! This run is a whitewater classic with rapids such as Zoom Flume, Pinball, Staircase, Widow Maker and Raft Ripper and one of Geo’s most popular trips. Your heart will pound as your raft careens through narrow boulder-filled rapids, while calm stretches of the river afford spectacular views of the Collegiate Peaks.

 

Brown’s Canyon

ONE DAY TRIP

* Minimum age requirements may vary with water flows and conditions.
 ** Prices subject to change without notice

Brown’s Canyon

OVERNIGHT TRIP

* Minimum age requirements may vary with water flows and conditions.
 ** Prices subject to change without notice

The Narrows

This trip is a less crowded alternative for those who have already mastered the Arkansas River. As you navigate some of the narrowest portions of the Upper Arkansas River, Frog Rock and House Rock rapids will challenge you to a test of survival. The Narrows can be combined with Brown’s Canyon into a Two-Day outing. Previous rafting experience may be required (including a swim test).

 

The Narrows

ONE DAY TRIP

 ** Prices subject to change without notice

Brown’s Canyon/Narrows

TWO DAY RAFT TRIP

 ** Prices subject to change without notice