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Liquid Descent Whitewater Rafting

1896 Stanley Rd, Idaho Springs, CO
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Rafting made easy

Loved it. They have everything onsite. We suits. Splash jackets. Whatever you need. Only... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ericrelkin312
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Houston, Texas
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Great Company with Owner on Site

Great experience! I called several times leading up to the trip, asking questions about water... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
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Liquid Descent provides premium rafting trips on Colorado's most exciting river, Clear Creek! Located just 30 minutes from Denver, Clear Creek offers whitewater rafting for all levels. Whether you are a first time rafter or a seasoned adrenaline junkie, Liquid Descent has the rafting adventure for you!
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1896 Stanley Rd, Idaho Springs, CO
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved it. They have everything onsite. We suits. Splash jackets. Whatever you need. Only downside is you have almost no chance of staying dry. Which is great. The guides are awesome and witty. Good people. The rapids are great. I’m not good at rafting but...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Great experience! I called several times leading up to the trip, asking questions about water levels since we were planning a trip close to the end of the running season and finally to make the reservations over the phone since I couldn't see how to...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Recently took the Liquid Descent advanced half day trip from Idaho springs with a group of friends on a bachelor party in Denver. We really appreciated the honesty of the company in charging us for the intermediate trip due to low water conditions during this...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Though I've been on the beginner trip on Clear Creek before with Clear Creek Rafting, Liquid Descent's trip was FAR better! And our raft guide Ani was absolutely incredible!! Such a wealth of knowledge about Idaho Springs, the area, the history. She made the trip...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

This raft trip was the highlight of our family vacation! The weather was great and the river was at a perfect depth. The staff at Liquid Descent made the afternoon so much fun and Ben (our guide) got us down the river safely, which was...More

Thank Jay N
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Our party of six had a great time! The guides were funny yet professional, and kept us safe and entertained. It took us about an hour once we got on the river, and the whole experience from the time we arrived to the time we...More

Thank fabprincess
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This company was operated very professionally. Ran like clockwork. Our group had a blast between the rapids, scenery and our tour guide, Angus, who incidentally, we broke. However, we did learn a shocking amount about geology when we asked Angus a dumb rock formation question...as...More

Thank jlohry
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I can't say enough nice things about our white water rafting group. First, they were so accommodating when I accidentally made my on line reservation for a Monday instead of a Sunday as I thought. They called in another guide to accommodate our party of...More

Thank Janet L
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This place doesn't seem to be as advertised as most places we researched. But the staff was excellent and the beginner trip was easy. It was our first white water trip. Guides are laid back and will readily answer any questions you may have -...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

We had a large group and Liquid Descent came through. We were expecting around 80, but due to life's unexpected pitfalls, 21 didn't get to experience an afternoon of awesome experiences. The check-in went well, issuing out equipment went well, Shawn P. went through ALL...More

Thank Wiley F
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Sherry B
19 August 2016|
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Response from Alan_LiquidDescent | Property representative |
The full day trip is 6 hrs with about 4.5 hours in the water. The half day trip is about 3 to 3.5 hours with about 2 to 2.5 hours in the water. We have closed our clear creek (Idaho springs) location for the season (the... More
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Sherry B
18 August 2016|
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Response from TreyR3 | Reviewed this property |
About 2.5 hours.
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Kerry D
16 May 2016|
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Response from Alan_LiquidDescent | Property representative |
The clear creek trip is more exciting with Rapids and splashes so the kids will probably enjoy it more. The upper Colorado is more scenic but it is more or less a float trip with minimal Rapids. Either trip is a great time!
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