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Big River Raft Trips

Opens in 30 min: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Big River Raft Trips
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Big River Raft Trips offers whitewater river trips on the Rio Grande in Northern New Mexico. A class three section called the Racecourse. around 6 miles long. with fun and excitement for the whole family. we take 6 year old and up. places for...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
13 Camino Del Rio Grande, Rio Grande Visitor's Center parking lot, Pilar, NM 87571
+1 575-758-9711
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide Billy was great. We had never rafted before and he made us feel comfortable with it. The water level was low since it was late in the season but Billy took us on a great ride. We want to do it again earlier...More

Thank Venture687044
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an absolute adventure. My sisters, nephew and friend went last week. The majority of us were first timers but we all felt comfortable with Billy. Billy was great pointing out different historical and nature facts as well as giving us excellent instructions on...More

Thank kidscompany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful adventure. Billy made it comfortable and adventurous even with low water. You must go there with an open mind and willingness to work as a team, from the moment you get there. I assure you he will make it an adventure to remember.

Thank Weezyloves
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our outing with Billy immensely. He is very knowledgeable in regards to the wildlife and geography of the area.

Thank jrobertsak2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sun was shining and the breeze was cool. ( I did a 10 AM racecourse run). I started the run with strangers, but ended with friends. Billy, the guide, had great energy and knew that river! He is good at teaching you quick. Just...More

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We booked a trip for 1:00. They did not show. We called the company and asked about why. They first accused us of not having a valid reservation, then on checking said,”uhh, yup, there you are. I totally missed it.” He then offered to put...More

Thank Flyer516257
Bigriverbilly, General Manager at Big River Raft Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

so sorry Bruce, We did everything in our power to get just u and your wife on the river and to show u the best time ever. Most co's will not do just two people. We tried our best! i believe that sometimes big river...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Had an AMAZING time rafting with Bryan! He must know every rock in that river! We felt safe and had the most incredible adventure. We will be back! THANK YOU BRYAN!!

Thank tloswald08
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We had an awesome experience! Our guide Paris was super cool, knowledgeable and new all the history of area as well! We can’t wait to go back!

Thank Steph M
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful experience even with low water! Took 2 teens that had never been. Enjoyed the trip, guides were fun and knowledgeable. Would come back (especially with high water)!

Thank Lindsey M
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We had a great day with Big River Rafting. Our guides Paris and Mike were excellent and informative. They took great care of our family and made the trip interesting and fun.I will use this company again.

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10 July 2018|
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Response from Bigriverbilly | Property representative |
No we never cancel for weather. We figure you get wet any way