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Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours

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Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, founded in 1983, is one of the first river outfitters in Durango to be licensed by the State of Colorado. They offer the safest and finest whitewater rafting available in the Southwest Colorado and have a perfect safety record. They offer all the rafting trips in Durango to all ages, making Rivertrippers a great experience for the entire family! Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Durango, you will be able to begin and end your trip without the hassle of driving around town. They are proud to offer the best prices in the area, which gives their customers the opportunity to save money while still getting the experience of a lifetime on the Animas River! Be sure and check out their Mesa Verde Experience Tour, Stand Up Paddle Boards, Jeep Rentals, Rzer Rentals and much more! Located Downtown Durango.

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Mesa Verde Tour With Lunch

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Mesa Verde Tour With Lunch

Mesa Verde National Park
8:00 am 3:30 pm
Price includes, Lunch, Park Fees and guided ranger tickets (when open)

(MUST HAVE A MINIMUM OF 3 Guests)

Cliff Dwellings near Durango Colorado & Cortez Colorado
Come take a look into the lives of the Ancestral Pueblo. From 600 A.D to 1300 they made Mesa Verde their home. The site protects over 5,000 archaeological sites, including 600 cliff dwellings and the famous Cliff Palace. This is a trip of a lifetime. Any of our trips can be combined with our water adventures, Zip Line Tours or Train ride.
Why a guided tour?
Sit back and relax while our experienced, knowledgeable guides take you around the park. With their knowledge you will be able to ask questions, read ligature and listen to your own private tour of the park.
You get to save gas, time and entrance fees with our guided tours. All of our vehicles are comfortable with air conditioning for those hot summer months and heated for the winter months. We are here to provide you the best Mesa Verde EXPERIENCE.
Itinerary:

Meet at our downtown location at 7:55 AM (724 Main Ave, Downtown Durango) or we will pick you up at your hotel for free. Check in and sign your release form. We will promptly leave once you are all checked in and head over the park entrance 36 miles from Durango, Co.
This trip includes a delicious lunch from our local Durango Roasters (Vegetarian options available). We keep plenty of snacks and water for your comfort. We will return to Durango around 330 PM.

April 15-October 20: Includes ranger guided tour
Dates outside of this does not include a ranger guided tour

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Raft and Rail Package

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Raft and Rail Package

The two hour morning rafting trip (9am-11am) is the "Splash & Dash" run with about 1 hour river time. You start and finish in 2 hours. Then you catch our shuttle to Silverton, Co at Noon. You will arrive in Silverton at 1pm with time to walk around town, have lunch on your own then catch a 2:30p, OR 3pm train back,

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Mesa Verde Tour With Lunch

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Mesa Verde Tour With Lunch

Mesa Verde National Park
8:00 am 3:30 pm
Price includes, Lunch, Park Fees and guided ranger tickets(when open)

(MUST HAVE A MINIMUM OF 3 Guests)

Cliff Dwellings near Durango Colorado & Cortez Colorado
Come take a look into the lives of the Ancestral Pueblo. From 600 A.D to 1300 they made Mesa Verde their home. The site protects over 5,000 archaeological sites, including 600 cliff dwellings and the famous Cliff Palace. This is a trip of a lifetime. Any of our trips can be combined with our water adventures, Zip Line Tours or Train ride.
Why a guided tour?
Sit back and relax while our experienced, knowledgeable guides take you around the park. With their knowledge you will be able to ask questions, read ligature and listen to your own private tour of the park.
You get to save gas, time and entrance fees with our guided tours. All of our vehicles are comfortable with air conditioning for those hot summer months and heated for the winter months. We are here to provide you the best Mesa Verde EXPERIENCE.
Itinerary:

Meet at our downtown location at 7:55 AM (724 Main Ave, Downtown Durango) or we will pick you up at your hotel for free. Check in and sign your release form. We will promptly leave once you are all checked in and head over the park entrance 36 miles from Durango, Co.
This trip includes a delicious lunch from our local Durango Roasters (Vegetarian options available). We keep plenty of snacks and water for your comfort. We will return to Durango around 330 PM.

April 15-October 20: Includes ranger guided tour
Dates outside of this does not include a ranger guided tour

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ 2 hour Raft Trip

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ 2 hour Raft Trip ~ 2PM - 4PM - Adult

Description

Our 2 Hour "Splash and Dash" whitewater rafting trip is approximately 2 hours door to door. Enjoy a quick thrill of class III rapids as you take on Durango’s famous whitewater park.
Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours offers the safest, finest whitewater rafting. Our safety record and our reputation remain untarnished, even after more than 35 years serving the Durango, Colorado area. The Animas River offers a great introduction to whitewater sports, and the class III whitewater park makes the Animas River the perfect river for both first-timers and experienced paddlers alike.

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ 2 hour Raft Trip ~ 2PM - 4PM - Child (4-11yrs)

Description

Our 2 Hour "Splash and Dash" whitewater rafting trip is approximately 2 hours door to door. Enjoy a quick thrill of class III rapids as you take on Durango’s famous whitewater park.
Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours offers the safest, finest whitewater rafting. Our safety record and our reputation remain untarnished, even after more than 35 years serving the Durango, Colorado area. The Animas River offers a great introduction to whitewater sports, and the class III whitewater park makes the Animas River the perfect river for both first-timers and experienced paddlers alike.

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ 2 hour Raft Trip ~ 9AM - 11AM - Adult

Description

Our 2 Hour "Splash and Dash" whitewater rafting trip is approximately 2 hours door to door. Enjoy a quick thrill of class III rapids as you take on Durango’s famous whitewater park.
Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours offers the safest, finest whitewater rafting. Our safety record and our reputation remain untarnished, even after more than 35 years serving the Durango, Colorado area. The Animas River offers a great introduction to whitewater sports, and the class III whitewater park makes the Animas River the perfect river for both first-timers and experienced paddlers alike.

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ 2 hour Raft Trip ~ 9AM - 11AM - Child (4-11yrs)

Description

Our 2 Hour "Splash and Dash" whitewater rafting trip is approximately 2 hours door to door. Enjoy a quick thrill of class III rapids as you take on Durango’s famous whitewater park.
Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours offers the safest, finest whitewater rafting. Our safety record and our reputation remain untarnished, even after more than 35 years serving the Durango, Colorado area. The Animas River offers a great introduction to whitewater sports, and the class III whitewater park makes the Animas River the perfect river for both first-timers and experienced paddlers alike.

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Half Day Kennebec 4x4 Tour

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Half Day Kennebec 4x4 Tour ~ 1pm - 4:30pm - Adult

Description

Explore the majestic La Plata Mountains and Canyon near Durango on this half day adventure. This tour travels through La Plata Canyon and ascends to the Kennebec Pass at over 12,000ft. Along the way you will discover the old ghost town of La Plata City, an early mining town established in 1875. You will see the old frame work of the towns, foundations and even the chimney's. In addition to the local lore, you will experience breathtaking views, wildlife, waterfalls, and more. This is an excellent opportunity to explore areas that are hard to reach.

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Half Day Kennebec 4x4 Tour ~ 1pm - 4:30pm - Child (under 12)

Description

Explore the majestic La Plata Mountains and Canyon near Durango on this half day adventure. This tour travels through La Plata Canyon and ascends to the Kennebec Pass at over 12,000ft. Along the way you will discover the old ghost town of La Plata City, an early mining town established in 1875. You will see the old frame work of the towns, foundations and even the chimney's. In addition to the local lore, you will experience breathtaking views, wildlife, waterfalls, and more. This is an excellent opportunity to explore areas that are hard to reach. Allow our experienced guides take you and you can sit back and relax in our comfortable vehicles.

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Half Day Kennebec 4x4 Tour ~ 8am - 11:30am - Adult

Description

Explore the majestic La Plata Mountains and Canyon near Durango on this half day adventure. This tour travels through La Plata Canyon and ascends to the Kennebec Pass at over 12,000ft. Along the way you will discover the old ghost town of La Plata City, an early mining town established in 1875. You will see the old frame work of the towns, foundations and even the chimney's. In addition to the local lore, you will experience breathtaking views, wildlife, waterfalls, and more.

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Kennebec 4x4 Tour

Rivertrippers / Adventure Tours ~ Kennebec 4x4 Tour

Explore the majestic La Plata Mountains and Canyon near Durango on this half day adventure. This tour travels through La Plata Canyon and ascends to the Kennebec Pass at over 12,000ft. Along the way you will discover the old ghost town of La Plata City, an early mining town established in 1875. You will see the old frame work of the towns, foundations and even the chimney's. In addition to the local lore, you will experience breathtaking views, wildlife, waterfalls, and more. This is an excellent opportunity to explore areas that are hard to reach.

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Address:
720 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301

From Denver International Airport:

Go I-70 W for 24 miles; Merge onto CO-470 E via EXIT 260 toward COLORADO SPRINGS; Merge onto US-285 S toward FAIRPLAY (102.2 miles); Turn LEFT onto US-285; Turn LEFT onto US-285 / US-50. Continue to follow US-285. (64.1 miles); Turn RIGHT onto CO-112. (13.1 miles); Turn RIGHT onto GRAND AVE / GRANDE AVE / US-160. Continue to follow US-160 W. (115.0 miles); Turn RIGHT onto CO-3. (2.2 miles); CO-3 becomes E 8TH AVE;

  • Cancellation | 24 HRS.
  • Deposit | CREDIT CARD DEPOSIT UPON BOOKING