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Upper Animas Whitewater Rafting - Full Day

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Ready for an adrenaline pulsing adventure? Tailored exclusively for seasoned rafting enthusiasts this Full Day Whitewater Rafting on the Upper Animas will guarantee thrills that will last a lifetime. This high-octane expedition takes you through Colorado's challenging river stretches, navigating Class III to Class V rapids in continuous succession. Before the full-day tour, a mandatory swim test and evening orientation are prerequisites, emphasizing the advanced nature of this experience.

This is not for the faint of heart. Physical fitness is crucial, as you should be prepared for the possibility of swimming through the rapids. Amidst the adrenaline rush, enjoy the stunning scenery of the Weminuche Wilderness. Additionally, seize the unique opportunity to ride the iconic Durango & Silverton Train, enhancing your adventure with a scenic train ride and exploration of both the Upper Animas and Needleton sections of the river.

Book your spot now for a day that guarantees thrills, excitement, and the unmatched satisfaction of conquering the formidable rapids of the Upper Animas. This is more than a tour; it's an exclusive expedition designed for the boldest adventurers seeking the ultimate rafting challenge. Don't miss the boat as the season is short.

Starting June 15th, this Tour Operates 4 Days/Week: Sat, Sun, Tue, Thur


What's Included

Helmet & PFD
Shuttle and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Ride Up River
Lunch
Guide
Gratuities

Frequently Asked Questions

Why is a swim test and evening orientation mandatory, and what do they entail?
The mandatory swim test and evening orientation are integral elements of our commitment to safety. The swim test ensures that participants are prepared for the possibility of swimming through the rapids, and the evening orientation provides essential information for a successful and enjoyable experience.
I've heard we'll be riding a train – how does that factor into the experience?
Yes, part of the adventure includes a scenic ride on the Durango & Silverton Train. This not only adds a unique and picturesque element to your journey but also serves as the transportation to the launch point. It's a one-of-a-kind opportunity to soak in the breathtaking scenery before immersing yourself in the exhilarating rapids of both the Upper Animas and Needleton sections.
Is this tour suitable for beginners, or do I need prior rafting experience?
This tour is not beginner-friendly; it's designed for those with previous rafting experience. The challenging Class III to Class V rapids demand a level of proficiency to fully enjoy and navigate the untamed beauty of the Upper Animas. If you're an experienced rafter seeking the next level of excitement, this is the adventure for you.
What is the minimum age for participants?
To ensure the safety and enjoyment of all participants, the minimum age for our Full Day Upper Animas Whitewater Rafting Tour is 16. The technical nature of this rafting adventure requires a certain level of maturity and physical capability, making it an experience tailored for older adventurers.

Quick Facts

Durango


8h 00min

The minimum age for participants is 14 years old.

$559

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