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American Adventure Expeditions

12844 US Highway 24/285, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9534
+1 719-395-2409
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On Colorado's most popular river, The Arkansas, world-class whitewater and jaw-dropping scenery come standard. However, at American Adventure Expeditions, our commitment to Whitewater Hospitality ensures that you'll feel welcome, wanted, and comfortable throughout your entire adventure. Spend a day on the water with us...Leave with a lifetime of memories!
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“brown's canyon” (154 reviews)
“rafting trip” (95 reviews)
“the river” (217 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
12844 US Highway 24/285, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9534
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+1 719-395-2409
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"brown's canyon"
in 154 reviews
"rafting trip"
in 95 reviews
"the river"
in 217 reviews
"white water rafting"
in 65 reviews
"great guide"
in 49 reviews
"great job"
in 50 reviews
"great trip"
in 52 reviews
"class rapids"
in 27 reviews
"first timers"
in 18 reviews
"large group"
in 14 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 14 reviews
"wet suits"
in 21 reviews
"an absolute blast"
in 12 reviews
"great lunch"
in 12 reviews
"raft guide"
in 19 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 22 reviews
"the entire staff"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I took a half day river trip and had a blast! The water level was low, but our guide Trevor made sure we cleared the rocks and stayed in the boat. Everyone on the staff was friendly and knowledgeable, Brown’s Canyon is...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been on rafting trips before but nothing compares to AAE! Our guide Rye was absolutely amazing! He was super supportive and explained the rapids very well before going into them! Rye also explained our goals on how to get through the rapids safely...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our guide was Drew and he couldn't be better the other guide was Emma and she was amazing too they gave us the best time ever I am definitely coming back this place is awesome

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our river guide Trevor was amazing! We had a great time!! Thanks Trevor!! From the Westfahl Family :)

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is the rafting company to use! Our family with 12 people had an exceptionally great experience. Aaron was the exact right mix of manager and river guide – he led his team down the river in a safe and professional way. Olivia has mad...More

Thank MissyBunch
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AmericanAdventureExp, Social Media Coordinator at American Adventure Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for the great review, we really appreciate it!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were on a family vacation and decided to go rafting. I was nervous about going rafting but after this experience I was glad I went because we had a blast. From Our guide Harrison was the best! He was knowledgeable, funny and easy to...More

Thank Silvia B
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AmericanAdventureExp, Social Media Coordinator at American Adventure Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for the great review, we really appreciate it!

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Kelsey R
5 July 2018|
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Response from AmericanAdventureExp | Property representative |
Hello Kelsey! You definitely can rent the wetsuits, splash jackets and river shoes as part of a package or individually when you arrive depending on what you need. Also, we still normally recommend the whole package... More
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