Cañon City

Bighorn Sheep Canyon Whitewater Rafting Trip - Family Friendly

Cañon City, United States
Intermediate Bighorn Sheep Canyon Whitewater Rafting Trip

From $133.28

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You will not receive a refund if you cancel.
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


See what makes Bighorn Sheep Canyon one of the most popular rafting locations near the Royal Gorge on a half-day whitewater adventure that’s suitable for both novices and experienced rafters. Soak up views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains and pristine Colorado scenery in between tackling class II-IV rapids. At just a half day, it's an easy way to fit in a favorite Rocky Mountains outdoor activity.
  • Navigate a scenic run of the Arkansas River with an expert river guide
  • Enjoy different views of unspoiled Colorado landscapes
  • Moderate rapids are ideal for intermediate rafters, but no experience is necessary
  • Makes a great outdoor adventure for families with children age 8 and older

What's Included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Use of Helmet/Life Vest/Splash Jacket
  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • The listed price does not include the wetsuit and wetsuit bootie rentals. You are not required to rent these items but they are here if you need them.

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Arkansas River Tours - Royal Gorge Office
    49311 W U.S. 50 unit b, Cañon City, CO 81212, USA

    Drive west on Hwy 50 from Canon City just over 1 mile and we will be on the right at the road for Skyline Drive

Start time

09:00 AM

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Arkansas River Tours

45 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Arkansas River

2 hours Admission Ticket Free

Arkansas River Tours - Royal Gorge Office

20 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Recommended dress code is no cotton. Anything synthetic such as swimwear, workout gear, and sandals/sneakers with a heel. No flip flops for crocks!
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 175 travelers

Cancellation Policy

This experience is non-refundable and cannot be changed for any reason. If you cancel or ask for an amendment, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

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      The guide was great. The...
      Greg_H, Aug 2023
      The guide was great. The water awesome. It was 1st class all the way, from our stepping into the office and being greeted like we were friends, to the river team, and all. Thanks a ton (of fun).
      Great learning trip
      Jack_B, Jul 2021
      Great guides made it enjoyable. Mild rapids was great for the first time and to learn. Definitely want to do it again In Some wilder rapids.

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