Gunnison River Rafting Trips

Gunnison River Expeditions rafting adventures are available
in three sections of the Gunnison River:

· The Gunnison Gorge
· Dominguez to Escalante
· Canyon Confluence with the North Fork to Austin

Gunnison Gorge Rafting

The Gunnison Gorge is a 14 mile long white water adventure filled with exciting rapids, gorgeous Precambrian rock formations and abundant wildlife. Pool drop rapids range from class II to class IV. Native Colorado wildlife such as bighorn sheep, river otters, mule deer, eagles and wild chukar are often spotted. The spectacular view of the deep canyon walls reveals some of the oldest exposed rock formations on earth.

Dominguez to Escalante Canyon

Deep in the Gunnison River Canyon between Delta and Grand Junction, Colorado, are Escalante and Dominguez Canyons. This wilderness area can be visited only by boat. Waterfalls and plunge pools have chiseled cliffs through the Wingate, Entrada, Morrison, and Dakota formations. Dominguez Canyon features Ute and Fremont Indian petroglyphs and dwellings, as well as remnants of dinosaurs. Escalante to Dominguez is an excellent beginner paddle raft trip featuring gentle Class I and II rapids. Duckies and inflatable kayaks are also available. Duckies and inflatable kayaks are also available.

Confluence to the North Fork to Austin

This stretch of the Gunnison River has Class I and II rapids, offering a more laid back experience. Good for young kids, families, and youth clubs. We offer ½ day and full day trips. You can expect to see abundant wild life on this scenic trip.

San Miguel

The San Miguel full day whitewater rafting trip is ideal for people ages 15 and up. This trip starts at the Beaver Creek put-in with class II and III rapids and ends 19.5 miles at the Pinon Bridge take-out. This trip descends over 800ft through Norwood Canyon. You will see all kinds of wildlife including waterfowl and big game.

White Water Rafting: The Black Canyon of the Gunnison

The Black Canyon of the Gunnison
1-Day………………………………… $ 1,000 per boat (up to 5 people in one boat)
2-Day…………………………………$ 500/person (4-person min.)

Dominguez to Escalante Canyons

1-Day…………………………………$100/person (2-person min.)

The Forks to Austin

½ – Day……………………………… $75 /person (4-person min.)

The San Miguel

1-day Beaver creek to Pinon bridge…. $155 per person (4-person min.)
2-day over night White Water on the San Miguel…. $175 per person per day (4-person min.)

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