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Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours

724 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5437
+1 970-259-0289
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US$59.00*
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4-Hour Rafting Trip Down the Animas River
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US$130.00*
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Jeep and Raft Combo Tour
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US$149.00*
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Mesa Verde Experience Tour
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Durango Rafting & Adventure Tour company at its Finest! For over 33 years we have been serving up the greatest adventures southwest Colorado can offer. We offer 2 hour and 4 hour River Raft Trips, Inflatable Kayak Trips on the Animas River and Wilderness expeditions on the Dolores River. We are located in the heart of downtown Durango, Co. Our tours include, Jeep Rentals, Zipline, train packages, 4x4 tours, Guided Mesa Verde Tours and Stand Up Paddle Boards.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hour trip” (41 reviews)
“mesa verde” (38 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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724 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5437
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724 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5437
+1 970-259-0289
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Tripped in training ran us up on a rock less than 15 minutes into our two hour trip. Our two 70+ year old friends rolled out and headed upstream. 48degree water. We had to get out onto the rock to get the raft off the...More

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DurangoRivertrippers, Owner at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

The 2 hour raft trip is about 1 hour on the water and approximately 20-25 minutes into your trip your guide hit a rock and 2 people fell out. Along with them falling out a pack fell out along with the 4 paddles you and...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Our rafting experience down the Animas River was perfect. The guide was very personable as well as knowledgeable.

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your rafting trip on the Animas River! We love to hear that you and your group enjoyed the river as well as our wonderful, passionate guides! Best, Caitlyn & Durango Rivertrippers Team

Reviewed 25 August 2017

it was very nice ,everything perfect ,the tours ,the hotel,the weather,nice people,very helpful when get there just ask and they help you,i recommend those tour a 100 percent

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi there! It is great to hear that you had such a great time in Durango from the weather to the people to the tours! Thank you so much for your feedback! Come adventure with us again! Best, Caitlyn

Reviewed 25 August 2017

The entire staff- from guides to owners- were friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. This was our second year back with our young children. The guides both years have been WONDERFUL to our kids (one of whom was terrified to go rafting the first year!). They made...More

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Ashley! It is so great to hear that your family has such a great time with us - we hope that you continue to come back and make memories with us! We can't wait to adventure with your family again! Best, Caitlyn & Durango Rivertrippers...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

My son, daughter and I had a delightful raft trip with Johnny. He was exuberant and skilled, and made our trip a lot of fun. It was clear he enjoyed rafting, and his skill with the raft was evident. The staff in general was friendly...More

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi Laurie! We love Johnny also! He is a ton of fun and is also great on the water! I appreciate that you took time to complete a review on our staff in general and your specific trip! Please, bring the kids back and adventure...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We took the lower Animas river trip (2 hours). Our guide Brad was very knowledgeable about the area and the river. Fun trip with fairly easy rapids, looking forward to returning with more time and higher water levels!

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Hi there! Thank you for taking the time to write a review - we really appreciate it! We are glad to hear that you had a great time on your rafting trip! Come back and see us during our higher water season! Best, Caitlyn

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Jo and Kenzie were great! They took super awesome care of us and made sure we had a fantastic time! The photographer was also great!! We will definitely be back.More

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Alana, Jo and Kenzie are both awesome! It sounds like you had a great time with our team start to finish! Our photographers/drivers are really wonderful and a huge part of our team! Please come back and visit us so we can adventure with you...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had a great experience with a family jeep tour into La Plata. The ride was a bit chilly, but Durango Rivertrippers had done a great job preparing us for that. Great views all around. Our tour Guide was Matt, and we could not have...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Great trip with a Professional staff. We have used Durango Rivertrippers to raft our summer groups for over 15 years!More

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Hey Compass! We really enjoy having your large groups come rafting with us - so much positive energy! Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We can't wait for next summer and we're excited to raft with you again! Best, Caitlyn &...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

This was the first time we ever went rafting we had a great time and we hope to do it again soon. Great family activityMore

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Eugene! We love to hear that the whole family had a great experience rafting with us! It is such a great adventure choice for all ages. Please, come back and see us again! Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us!...More

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Janice M
6 April 2017|
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Response from rivertrippers | Property representative |
Hello, April can get cold in the mountains so we recommend you dress in layers. 99% sure we will be in a heated Jeep for the early tours. Please call us to book the trip for we can finalize your trip and assist you in all of... More
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Skully88
9 July 2015|
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Response from DurangoRivertrippers | Property representative |
Debbie, Our rates can be found on our website - the price for each trip is listed next to its description. If you still have trouble finding the information you need, don't hesitate to give us a call! Jim
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