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Half Day - Telluride Rafting On The San Miguel

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Embark on a journey down the spirited San Miguel River, where every twist and turn unveils the mesmerizing landscapes of the San Juan Mountains. This Half Day Lower San Miguel Run is active and fun for the whole family with class II-III rapids. This stretch requires constant maneuvering as the river meanders down valley. Whether you’re a seasoned rafter or a first-timer, this tour caters to all skill levels, promising a splash of excitement for everyone on board. This fast-paced tour is an excellent choice for families with children ages 8 years old and up weighing at least 50 lbs.

With our expert guides ensuring your safety throughout the journey, rafting on the San Miguel offers a mix of thrills and serenity you won't find anywhere else. Join us for a half day of splashy fun amidst in the beautiful San Miguel river. Don't miss the chance to be part of this extraordinary experience – secure your spot today!

Other Important Info

  • Our meet location at Caddis Flats is about 30 minutes from Telluride and is out of service range. Be sure to save your directions in advance!

  • Wetsuits are required through Spring on this trip. We have rentals available!

  • Wear your swimsuit under your clothes when you show up. There are no actual changing rooms at Caddis Flats.

  • If you are rafting in May or June, bring extra layers of fleece or polypropylene for warmth. Wool socks under the wetsuit boots also help keep you warmer.

What's Included

Helmet & PFD
Transportation from Hotel To the meeting point
Optional Add-Ons for Wetsuit, etc.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring my kids on this tour?
Yes, children ages 10 and up are welcome, provided they meet the size and weight requirements. This tour mixes relaxing moments with adventure-packed rapids, so it's important for all participants to know how to swim.
Just how intense are the rapids? I'm looking for adventure but not extreme danger.
Rest assured, the tour strikes the perfect balance! The San Miguel River offers Class II-III+ rapids, from thrilling to more serene stretches. You can expect an adrenaline rush without compromising safety. Our guides are experts at tailoring the experience to the comfort levels of the group, ensuring a thrilling yet secure adventure.
Is rafting on the San Miguel River suitable for beginners?
Absolutely! Our expert guides provide a comprehensive safety briefing before the adventure begins, ensuring that both beginners and seasoned rafters feel confident and secure. The tour is designed to cater to all skill levels, offering a perfect blend of excitement and accessibility.
What should I bring? Do I need special gear?
We've got you covered! All necessary rafting equipment is provided, including life jackets and helmets. Just bring comfortable clothing, sunscreen, and a sense of adventure. We also have wetsuits available for rent if needed.

Quick Facts


2h 30min

There is no minimum age to participate in this tour.



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