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Echo Canyon River Expeditions - Day Trips

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Address: 45000 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212-9735
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Echo Canyon has 40 years of experience in providing rafting adventures and...

Echo Canyon has 40 years of experience in providing rafting adventures and making vacation memories to last a lifetime! Offering NEW Premier Packages as well as Half-Day, Full-Day and Multi-Day river trips on the Arkansas River. Family and Adventure class whitewater rafting is just 1 hour from Colorado Springs.

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Great experience!

Gorgeous day on the river with Spencer as our guide. He wa extremely informative and quite entertaining. We had such a great time! We will definitely be back.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Erin H
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Woodbury, Minnesota, United States
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Woodbury, Minnesota, United States
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous day on the river with Spencer as our guide. He wa extremely informative and quite entertaining. We had such a great time! We will definitely be back.

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Kansas City, Kansas
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We did the Big Horn Sheep Canyon white water adventure, this was our first time and it was a great experience ! Our guide was nice and well prepared, we felt safe all the time. We totally want to do the next level!

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Thank Honc2011
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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We had the best time. We took a half day trip and the river was very high. Jac was a delightful guide and Echo Canyon a top notch company.

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Thank Cherith A
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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic full day rafting trip! Our guide Clark was amazing; hilarious and well traveled, his area knowledge, rafting skill and personality were extraordinary. He also took the time to spend some quality time with us at the 8 Mile Bar and Grill (excellent food) and gave us directions to an incredible local hiking trail. We are planning to do it... More 

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Woodbury, Minnesota
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

My wife did this many many years ago out East and wanted to it again. We had a ball. Great guides. They make it a fun trip. We wanted to do a full day since that was the primary reason of the trip, so we picked Level 2 and mayb ea 3 per their advice when we called to make... More 

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Thank Woodcrest55129
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

JC was a great Rafting guide! Our trip was great fun and we were always coached very well! Thrills with no spills! Highly recommend a rafting trip with Echo Canyon!

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Palmyra, Missouri
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Had some trouble initially, but the person who checked us in understood our concern and made everything right for us.

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Boulder, Colorado
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

We went on a Thursday before a weekend of camping. There couldn't have been a better way to start off that trip. It was my first time rafting, and we had the best guide ever, Pat. He was super funny, had tons of awesome facts, and was more than willing to take our group through the harder sections of the... More 

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

This was my first experience with white water rafting and while I was nervous, my nerves quickly faded as I was immediately impressed with the professionalism of the staff and the cleanliness of super-nice facility. Our guide, MacGyver, was fantastic. He was funny and full of great stories that made for great entertainment as we enjoyed the beauty around us.... More 

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Echo Canyon River Expeditions are well prepared to make this an unforgettable experience no matter what level of rafting you enjoy. Well-trained, friendly guides and excellent equipment and planning. We chose to switch our level of rafting at the last minute and the communicated all of the details to one another to help us get relocated and joined up with... More 

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EchoCanyon, Guest Relations Manager at Echo Canyon River Expeditions - Day Trips, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, and of course for joining us for a raft trip! We do our best to make changes like we did with your group - I'm glad to hear it worked out well. If in doubt, we do tend to recommend the lesser of trips, but it sounds like your upgrade ended up being your perfect trip!... More 

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