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Raft Masters

2315 E Main St, Canon City, CO 81212-4001
+1 800-568-7238
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Canon City Half-Day Whitewater Rafting in Royal Gorge
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Raft Masters has been in business under the same ownership since 1989 and we have offered quality rafting trips on two great rivers. The Arkansas River is 45 miles southwest of Colorado Springs near Canon City. We provide thrills in the Royal Gorge, family fun on the Bighorn Sheep Canyon and floats for all ages and abilities. Raft Masters FREE wetsuit, river boot and paddle jacket allows you to "Experience the Thrill without the Chill'.
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2315 E Main St, Canon City, CO 81212-4001
+1 800-568-7238

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Reviewed 2 days ago

A fabulous day on the river. Thank you Aaron you are a fabulous guide and made the trip so fun. RAFTMASTERS is the best white water rafting company in Colorado.

Thank Jeri S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent rafting trip. Our guide Aaron did a wonderful job. All of us had a great time and it was an adventure to remember. I highly recommend Raft Masters.

Thank earthwoman2010
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did the day long Royal Gorge trip. Our guide, Tommy, was wonderful. In fact, all of the staff were wonderful. There are many rafting companies here, I chose this one after researching quite a few. I felt that this company was the best fit...More

Thank offinthecorner
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The staff did a great job throughout the entire experience and the operation appears to be smoothly run. Our guide, Emma did a fantastic job and my family had a great time. The river was running faster than usual due to a lot of rain...More

Thank valuetraveler89
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Condor was a great guide & made sure we were all safe as well as enjoying ourselves! He is knowledgeable about the area & history.

Thank btrtemp
Reviewed 1 week ago

we did the package train ride and Raft. Perfect mix for out of state family visit. It was an all day event.

Thank GloriaBDenver
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Raft Masters gives more bang for your buck because they guide rafters a full extra mile down the Arkansas River than other companies. The showers afterwards are available for $1.00 for 4 minutes. (Bring shampoo.) Lunch is available across the street. Brandon was an excellent...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and 3 buddies did the full day raft trip which included Big Horn Sheep Canyon and Royal Gorge. Our guide was Mel and she was knowledgeable and willing to push it a bit. Had a great trip and felt very confident with the guide....More

Thank frizahm
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in CO and have rafted with a number of Arkansas River rafters over the years. Yesterday we used Raft Masters again and this was really a great time. The current building is well laid-out and the free use of wetsuits and booties is...More

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This one is a little off the beaten path and the store front is not the glittery million dollar organization. However, it was a class act with good equipment and personal assistance. They were all funny too which made the trip even more worthwhile. Our...More

Thank Michael W
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Javier F
23 June 2016|
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Response from Lyn S | Property representative |
The family float is class I /II water - mostly flat. For more adventure, I recommend taking your 5 year old on the Bighorn Sheep Canyon section. It goes up to class III rapids, and is suitable for ages 5 and up.
Lexy H
20 June 2015|
Response from Raftin_Junkie | Property representative |
With the Paddle and Saddle package lunch is included. Lunch consist of hamburgers, hot dogs, and build your own sandwiches and is served at our own Eddie Out Cafe.
Lexy H
26 May 2015|
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Response from Raftin_Junkie | Property representative |
Yes, we do both and can do them as a half day or a full day. The Bighorn Sheep Canyon is class 2 and 3 and is great for ages 5 and up. The Royal Gorge is class 3, 4, and 4 plus and is great for ages 14 and up. The Royal... More