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Kokopelli Rafting Adventures in Colorado

Join us for Colorado whitewater rafting, Arkansas River and Upper Colorado River rafting and family rafting trips with Kokopelli Rafting Adventures.

Raft and kayak the Arkansas River, near Buena Vista and Salida, Colorado and Upper Colorado River, near Vail and Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Enjoy experiences from thrilling whitewater rapids to the serenity of a peaceful canyon float. Kokopelli offers small custom trips, great food, personalized service, and exceptional guides.

Kokopelli Rafting offers FREE wetsuit, booties and splash gear use. You will enjoy your trip in greater comfort and safety. For your safety, helmets are required and provided on all trips of Class III or greater.

May through August offers a variety of scenic beauty and whitewater excitement on the Arkansas and Colorado Rivers. We have trips for all groups and experience levels. Kokopelli Rafting offers half-day to multi-day wilderness expeditions on the wild Arkansas River and scenic Upper Colorado River. We raft and kayak the most popular and most fun sections of the Arkansas River, including the Numbers, the Narrows, and Brown’s Canyon. These Arkansas River trips vary from thrilling Class IV whitewater rafting to the serenity of a peaceful Class II canyon float. On the Upper Colorado River we offer full day to 4-day family rafting trips on Little Gore Canyon and below. We provide everything you need for a comfortable outdoor rafting experience, whether it's a half-day Arkansas River rafting trip or multi-day Colorado River rafting trip. Splash gear and wetsuits are available to our guests at no extra charge. Our guides have diverse experiences rafting worldwide and bring that experience to enhance your Colorado Rafting experiences.

Our river sections are easily accessible from Denver, Colorado Springs, Vail, Glenwood Springs, Breckenridge and Summit County. The Arkansas River is the most popular water river rafting destination in Colorado, offering trips for all experience levels from beginner to advanced. Meanwhile, the Upper Colorado River offers wonderful family day trips and scenic multi-day rafting.

Our most popular trip is a full day of rafting the Arkansas River through Brown’s Canyon. This Colorado day trip is perfect for families and first time rafters age 8 and above. Families with children 6 and older should consider the Upper Colorado River. Kokopelli Rafting Adventures can customize a river rafting trip to accommodate you and your family or group. Custom trips can last from a half day to 4 days.

All or part of this operation is conducted on public lands under a special permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and Colorado State Parks.
Kokopelli Rafting Adventures is a member of The Arkansas River Outfitters Association and America Outdoors.