Numbers Extreme Whitewater Rafting

6 hr

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Group Tour

Extreme Colorado white water rafting on the Arkansas River in Buena Vista is for experienced rafters or adventurous beginners in good physical condition. The Numbers sections offers some of the most technical white water rafting in Colorado. Be prepared for a full body workout as your professional river guide directs your group through each back to back rapid. Enjoy scenic views of the 14,000 foot Collegiate Peaks and cottonwood lined riverbanks between paddle strokes
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Itinerary Details

Meet at our riverside headquarters located just 2 miles South of Buena Vista, Colorado 30-45 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. Upon arrival our helpful staff will direct you on how to prepare for the day and will make recommendations about rental gear (wetsuits, splash jackets and river shoes) based on weather/ water conditions.

After enjoying a free continental breakfast (offered on morning departures only) and getting changed into your river clothes you will be given a safety orientation that covers possible scenarios that you may encounter during your trip and what to do if they happen. From there, we will transport you about 15 minutes to the river put-in location.

After paddling through 6 miles of the heart pumping rapids of the Numbers section you will either end your half-day trip and return to our office, or if you are doing the full-day trip you will enjoy a...
Meet at our riverside headquarters located just 2 miles South of Buena Vista, Colorado 30-45 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. Upon arrival our helpful staff will direct you on how to prepare for the day and will make recommendations about rental gear (wetsuits, splash jackets and river shoes) based on weather/ water conditions.

After enjoying a free continental breakfast (offered on morning departures only) and getting changed into your river clothes you will be given a safety orientation that covers possible scenarios that you may encounter during your trip and what to do if they happen. From there, we will transport you about 15 minutes to the river put-in location.

After paddling through 6 miles of the heart pumping rapids of the Numbers section you will either end your half-day trip and return to our office, or if you are doing the full-day trip you will enjoy a riverside lunch. The full-day trip then continues into the technical class III-IV Narrows section and ends at our office take-out. Don't forget to view your photos before saying good bye to your guide!

Important Details

Included
  • Snacks on the ride back to our office
  • Transportation to and from the river
  • National Park fees
  • Professional river guide
  • Lunch on full-day trips only
  • Continental breakfast on morning departures only
  • Use of helmet, personal flotation devices and necessary river equipment
Not Included
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
  • High water/ cool weather river gear (wetsuits which are required over 1,000 cfs, splash jackets, and river shoes)
Departure Point
12600 US Hwy 24/285, Buena Vista, CO 81211, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Minimum age is 14 years (increases at high water during late May and early June)
  • Section may close during high water (late May through early June)
  • Vegetarian and gluten free options available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A minimum of 4 people per booking is required
  • Not recommended for participants with back problems, heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
  • Not available for pregnant women
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.