Choosing a River for White Water Rafting in Colorado (Mobile version)

01|2019

Choosing a River for Whitewater Rafting in Colorado

You want to go river rafting in Colorado! Good choice. Whitewater rafting in Colorado is one of the most popular summer outdoor activities. There are many rivers in the state where river rafting is available, but how do you choose which river for your adventure? Denver and Colorado Springs are the two most populous cities… Read more »

01|2019

Whitewater Rafting in Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs to many people is “the” gateway to the beauty of Colorado.  Nestled snugly against “America’s Mountain”, 14,000-foot Pikes Peak is the spectacular backdrop to your visit to Colorado.  If you arrived by air one of the first things you will notice is the convenience of the Colorado Springs airport.  Unlike Denver International Airport,… Read more »

River rapids classifications Raft Masters

12|2018

What Water Levels Mean in the Context of Rafting

Whitewater rafting is both a sport and hobby that creates great thrills and spine chills in enthusiasts.  Every experienced rafter knows the degree of spine chills that he or she wants or can take while rafting at any water level.  What water levels mean in the context of rafting.  While some water levels are smooth and… Read more »

beautiful fall colors on arkansas river

09|2014

The Joys of Rafting in September and October in Colorado on the Arkansas

One of the most exciting adventures anyone can experience is rafting on the Arkansas River in September and October. There’s fewer people to contend with, the water flow is perfect, the weather is delightfully warm and breezy and the river’s flora and fauna are abundantly vivid. Considered one of the most popular whitewater rafting destinations… Read more »

Red and black children's life jackets isolated on white

04|2014

10 Whitewater Rafting Safety Tips from Raft Masters

Whether on vacation or just getting out of the house to cool off, whitewater rafting is a fun and invigorating outdoor activity and a great way to enjoy the outdoors no matter what your ability or experience level.  White water rafting is not just for the crazy hard core mountain people anymore.  This popular sport… Read more »

group of rafters getting splashed

04|2014

Best Time to go Whitewater Rafting in Colorado

Rafting in Colorado is unlike rafting anywhere else in the world. The abundance of rushing water is thanks to the fact that the Continental Divide caused rivers to flow through Colorado in all directions, providing unique whitewater rafting experiences and majestic natural landscapes. If you have ever considered rafting in Colorado, there is no time… Read more »

three rafts with families going down the river Raft Masters Colorado

05|2013

Memorial Day marks the first big weekend of the 2013 rafting season.

Although Raft Masters has been open since the middle of March, we have been waiting for this weekend all spring long. It is the true beginning of summer.  Kids are getting out of school, families are starting to travel and of course the water here on the Arkansas River and on Clear Creek is starting… Read more »

guests on raft having fun navigating rapids on the Arkansas river Raft Masters Tours Colorado

05|2013

COLORADO OUTFITTER EARNS 2013 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

 Honored as a Top Performing Rafting Outfitter as Reviewed by Travelers on the World’s Largest Travel Site   CANON CITY, COLORADO – MAY 22, 2013 – Raft Masters today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding… Read more »