3 day raft trip near Colorado Springs

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The best rafting trips in Colorado all rolled into one

3 Day ultimate overnight rafting trip on the Arkansas River

3 Day rafting trip near Colorado Springs, Colorado

Overnight Colorado Springs, Colorado whitewater rafting
Overnight Colorado Springs, Colorado whitewater rafting

The best rafting the Arkansas River has to offer

River Runners advanced three day overnight rafting trip is not your typical three day overnight raft trip. This 3 day adventure is slightly broken up, giving you the best whitewater found on the Arkansas River. The Arkansas River is just a short drive from Colorado Springs. Your first two days, you raft out of River Runners Buena Vista location, two hours west of Colorado Springs, at the base of the Collegiate Peak mountain range.
Days one and two are consecutive raft days, one flowing into the next with remote riverside camping in Browns Canyon night one. Experience advanced level rafting in The Numbers your first day and more Intermediate style rafting in Browns Canyon on the second day.

Relax riverside

The second night, after completing two consecutive days of whitewater rafting and a night remotely camping on the river, you return to River Runners Riverside Resort in Buena Vista to camp at their riverside campground complete with hot showers, volleyball and the Riverside Bar and Grill.

This is the bucket list trip

Day three you awake to a continental breakfast before packing up camp and traveling yourselves to Canon City, just an hour or so south of Colorado Springs. Here you will raft the world famous Royal Gorge stretch of water for your final day of your Advanced Overnight whitewater rafting trip near Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs, Colorado 3 day overnight river rafting video

Colorado Springs, Colorado Numbers rafting video

Numbers at extreme high water!

Day three the Royal Gorge

Raft at River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort

2 Day Advanced Rafting Details

Your rafting trip will start and end in Buena Vista, Colorado

If you are driving from Colorado Springs, Colorado please allow 2 – 2.5 hours, it is approximately 95 miles to Buena Vista, Colorado.

  • Advanced reservations for your 2 day advanced rafting trip are required.
  • Please meet at River Runners Rafting Resort 24070 County Road 301 Buena Vista, Colorado 81211.
  • Please arrive 1 hour prior to your trip time. This is to check in and be fitted with your rafting gear.
  • Once you check in please allow 2 days for your rafting trip.
  • You will return to your vehicle approximately 4:00pm the final day of your rafting trip.
  • Once you arrive all transportation will be provided.
  • Your 2 day family rafting trip will depart from our Rafting Resort located on the Arkansas River.
  • All meals are catered by your river rafting guides.
  • Camping equipment is available for rent.
  • Professional photographers will take photographs of you while you are rafting on the Arkansas River.
  • After your 2 day advanced rafting trip enjoy a free slide show of your rafting photographs.
  • Watch others raft by on the Arkansas River and enjoy some food and a drink at River Runners Riverside Grill.


Two incredible Colorado whitewater rafting locations near Colorado Springs, Colorado


Whitewater rafting 1 hour from Colorado Springs, Colorado

Royal Gorge Rafting Center Canon City, Colorado
Royal Gorge Rafting Center Canon City, Colorado



Whitewater rafting 2.5 hours from Colorado Springs, Colorado

River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort Buena Vista, Colorado
River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort Buena Vista, Colorado