We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Save

Intermediate Bighorn Sheep Canyon Whitewater Rafting Trip

From USD 69.00
Highlights
  • Navigate a scenic run of the Arkansas River with an expert river guide
  • Enjoy different views of unspoiled Colorado landscapes
  • Moderate rapids are ideal for intermediate rafters, but no experience is necessary
More
Intermediate Bighorn Sheep Canyon Whitewater Rafting Trip
From USD 69.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Afternoon Bighorn Sheep CanyonMost Popular
We launch our 1/2 day trip in the afternoon for rafters on a tight schedule wanting a shorter river experience. This trip is 10 miles of the best whitewater in Bighorn Sheep Canyon.
USD 69.00
Morning Bighorn Sheep Canyon
We launch our 1/2 day trip in the morning and in the afternoon for rafters on a tight schedule wanting a shorter river experience. This trip is 10 miles of the best whitewater in Bighorn Sheep Canyon.
USD 69.00
Overview
See what makes Bighorn Sheep Canyon one of the most popular rafting locations near the Royal Gorge on a half-day whitewater adventure that’s suitable for both novices and experienced rafters. Soak up views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains and pristine Colorado scenery in between tackling class II-IV rapids. At just a half day, it's an easy way to fit in a favorite Rocky Mountains outdoor activity.
What to Expect
1/2 DAY BIGHORN SHEEP CANYON WHITEWATER RAFTING

You will show up 45 minutes prior to your launch time and check in with your friendly office staff. They will send you over to meet your guides for the day and they will outfit you with your gear and inform you of what the conditions will be like for the day. After that you will attend a comprehensive safety orientation so that your are prepared for anything to come on the river. Then you will head to the river and start your adventure!! After a quick drive to the put-in you will be given some paddling instructions and then you will be on your way. You will encounter rapids like Prelude, 3 Rocks, Sharks Tooth and Spikebuck to name a few while learning proper paddling technique, enjoying the scenery and laughing with your crew at the corny jokes your guide makes as they create a wonderful experience for you and your group.
  • MINIMUM AGE: 8 years old.
  • CLASS: III-IV
  • CHECK IN TIMES: 8:45 am and 12:45 pm
  • LAUNCH TIMES: 9:30 am and 1:30 pm daily
  • MEETING LOCATION: Our Canon City Office. (49311 US Highway 50, Canon City 81212
Reviews (31)
1 - 5 of 31 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2018
Amazing!

It was an awesome experience for being my first time water rafting. Thanks Ron John for a great tour!

Thank Maricela G
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your first rafting trip with us! We hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Half Day Bighorn Sheep Canyon

We had a great day on the river with our guide Milly. She had our group of 3 adults and 2 teens working together to paddle the raft in no time. The water level was low, but she knew just how to guide the raft...More

Thank janscottking
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We are glad you had a fun trip with Milly! Feel free to request her in the future.

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Great Experience

We were a group of 6, and although they were apprehensive to let us all raft together due to the low water, they put us all in the same raft. Wow!!! What an experience, we were all on our first white water rafting trip, and...More

Thank Mark B
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your trip with Maggie! We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 14 August 2018
We all want to do this again!!

Our group of 6 adults had a great time with Maggie on our half day rafting trip! She was a super guide and knew exactly what to do to get us all working together and made our trip a blast! Great work Maggie - we...More

Thank nbjr2018
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your trip with Maggie! Feel free to request her again in the future.

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Good time for all

We took 4 adults and 2 young teens and had a great time. Allie was an absolute pro in training us for the task and guiding the raft through some pretty rocky routes (water was fairly low) and did not talk our ears off/did let...More

Thank Illinoissoutherner
Billy M, Owner at Arkansas River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

We are glad to hear you had a fun trip with Alli! Feel free to request her in the future.

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
LG_SoMD
11 September 2018|
Answer
Response from potravels | Reviewed this property |
Check with the rafting company.
0
Votes
Frequently bought together
Royal Gorge Loop Half Day Jeep Tour
27 Reviews
from USD 109.00*
JEEP TOUR - Foothills & Garden of the...
16 Reviews
from USD 88.00*
Private Rock Climbing at Garden of...
142 Reviews
from USD 170.00*
Bighorn Sheep Canyon Whitewater...
142 Reviews
from USD 75.49*
Canon City Half-Day Whitewater...
20 Reviews
from USD 65.70*
Royal Gorge 3-Hour Rafting Experience
79 Reviews
from USD 88.61*
Bighorn Sheep Canyon Whitewater...
142 Reviews
from USD 75.49*
Royal Gorge Half-Day Rafting Trip
20 Reviews
from USD 79.00*
Red Canyon Loop Half Day Jeep Tour
12 Reviews
from USD 109.00*
Full Day Royal Gorge and Red Canyon...
6 Reviews
from USD 219.00*
Mild Cottonwood Family Float
11 Reviews
from USD 53.00*
Half Day Float Fishing on the...
1 Review
from USD 370.00*