Colorado Springs

Half-Day Bighorn Sheep Canyon Rafting Adventure in Cotopaxi

Cotopaxi, United States

From $89.00

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You will not receive a refund if you cancel.
  • 3 hours (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


There’s nothing like seeing Colorado’s exquisite scenery by water—and this trip along the mighty Arkansas River is perfect for both beginner and intermediate rafters. On this ministry-led journey, you’ll hit the whitewater rapids of Bighorn Sheep Canyon with a trained guide, marveling at the unparalleled scenery between taking on the churns. This is Colorado’s most popular river, and it’s easy to see why.
  • Easy transfers to and from your put-in point
  • Travel with a Christ-centered non-profit, great for families with small children
  • Rapids suitable for both beginning and intermediate rafters
  • All river safety equipment provided

What's Included

  • High Quality River Safety Equipment (PFD, Helmet, Splash Jacket)
  • Highly Trained, Professional Guide
  • Transportation to and from the river
  • Gratituity for your Guide
  • High quality photos are available for purchase
  • Wetsuit and water shoe rental available on-site

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Journey Quest - Texas Creek Rafting Office
    27055 US-50, Cotopaxi, CO 81223, USA

    Journey Quest is located at the Texas Creek junction, just west of the junction of U.S. Hwy 50 and Colorado Hwy 69. Trips from this location are by appointment only, so don't freak out if you get there early and there is no one is there yet. There no cell service at this location.

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Accomodations may be available for those with disabilities
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 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.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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23 reviews
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Perfect day on the river
Mary_G, Aug 2022
This rafting trip is so much fun. The guides are great and make sure you are safe but still having a great time! My teenagers had a blast!
Fun trip!
Awbrey_L, Jul 2022
Great company. Our GPS took us to another location an hour away and despite being late they accommodated us and made it a wonderful experience. Highly recommend!
Poole Family Vacation!
Raymond_P, Jun 2022
Awesome experience! The entire family loved the ride. Riley was an excellent guide and a very nice young man.
Excellent way to spend an afternoon
Vincent_C, Jun 2021
Nate and Katie were great guides Can’t wait to go back again, from start to finish JourneyQuest and All their guides and people were A++++,
Excellent experience!
Victoria_L, Aug 2020
We had a wonderful time! I recommend these outfitters, Kileen is a great guide and we enjoyed the trip. This was my first rafting trip, I will definitely be doing it again!
Great rafting guides!
Nicholas_G, Aug 2020
Great guides down the river. They were easy to talk to, gave clear direction, and are really nice people all around.
great day in the Arizona river
Jill_S, Aug 2020
Dan was a great guide. We had an awesome time. The river was just rough enough for us to have a great experience and get soaked
Daniel was AWESOME!!!
JAMIE_H, Aug 2020
My son and I had an ABSOLUTE great time! I loved that the company was Christian based and Daniel our guide said a prayer before and after the trip. Daniel was GREAT and very informative! He knew his stuff! Thanks for a great time!
Glorious Adventure
IRANISE_R, Jul 2020
So in love with the whole thing! The tour guide was God sent and everything was truly a gift. Thank God for it all.
Fun rafting adventure.
Nate_F, Jul 2020
The guides were great and made the experience the best. the rafting was extremely fun and perfect for beginners. It’s a great day adventure for any family.
Highlight of an awesome Colorado Vacation
Douglas_C, Aug 2019
My family and I absolutely LOVED the trip. Perfect length! Our guide (Mark) was AWESOME. We will be back.
dawnessfank, Jul 2019
We had an excellent time. Had a great guide. Ask for "Steve". And were actually delighted when we found out it was a Christian ministry and he prayed over us before launching .