Our family had an AMAZING time! There were 16 of us total ranging in age 7-72, and we had a great time! Half of us did the Cottonwood Family Float, and the other half did the Bighorn Sheep Canyon. Maggie, Ethan, Allie, Calvin, and Marshall...More
This is by far the best Family Float trip on the Arkansas River! This convenient trip offers the best whitewater for little kids with spectacular Rocky Mountain scenery. Our 1/4 day is a 5 mile trip with easy Class II-III rapids. This is the perfect introductory trip for families with little kids or timid beginners. You will float from Coaldale to our riverside base in Cotopaxi while enjoying scenic views of the Sangre de Cristo Range. This itinerary is the best trip for rafting in Colorado on the Arkansas River for families with young kids. We are the only outfitter offering this trip since we conveniently finish this trip right at our riverside base!