Water activity

Cañon City: Half-Day Bighorn Sheep Canyon Rafting Tour

Activity provider: Arkansas River Tours

Cañon City: Half-Day Bighorn Sheep Canyon Rafting Tour

Activity provider: Arkansas River Tours

From US$ 110.88 per person

Feel the adrenaline rush of rafting through Bighorn Sheep canyon on this tour with the option to depart from Cotopaxi or Cañon. Enjoy a family-friendly tour over class 2 and 3 whitewater rapids.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the thrill of navigating over class 2 and class 3 whitewater rapids
  • Enjoy a fun, family-friendly tour that is suitable for rafting beginners
  • Admire the beauty of the Arkansas river on a 10-mile stretch of river
  • Search for local wildlife like bighorn sheep as you cruise down the canyon
  • Feel safe with a rafting guide and a helmet, life vest, and splash jacket
Full description

Experience the thrill of rafting through Bighorn Sheep Canyon on this half-day tour from Cotopaxi or Cañon. Cruise along the Arkansas river with high-quality rafting gear. Look for local wildlife like bighorn sheep as you paddle along a 10-mile stretch of river. 

Meet your guide at the tour supplier's office in Cotopaxi or Cañon. Get fitted with your helmet, life vest, and splash jacket and start your whitewater rafting adventure on the Bighorn Sheep Canyon. Begin on a smooth stretch of river to help ease you into the trip.

Pass over the Prelude and 3 Rocks Falls whitewater rapids within the first mile. Later encounter the Five Points, Spikebuck, Sharks Tooth, Double Dip, and Puppy rapids. Keep an eye out for wildlife like red-tailed hawks and mule deer. Return to your meeting point at the end of the tour.  

Includes
  • Rafting tour
  • Guide
  • Helmet, life vest, and splash jacket
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Wetsuit and wetsuit booties (available to rent)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with heart problems
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Masks will not be worn on the river as it is hazardous in a water environment

Product ID: 412837