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Arkansas Valley Adventures

#7 of 17 Tours in Buena Vista Features Animals
40671 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9609
+1 800-370-0581
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1/2 Day Zip-Line and 1/2 Day Rafting

Check-in. People everywhere but every employee I observed was helpful and considerate. We were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Austin, Texas
Rafting Trip

One of the best times I've had! Intelligent, helpful, fit, safe guides on our rafting trip. Our... read more

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World-class Colorado rafting trips on 8 rivers for all ages and abilities, zipline tours and rock climbing on our 44-acre mountain property. Plus free wetsuits and splash jackets on AVA-run trips. Colorado rafting trips only 30 minutes from Denver and 1 hour from Breckenridge, Keystone, Vail, Aspen, Winter Park, Steamboat. Also join us for cabins, camping, horseback riding, fly fishing and more.
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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40671 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9609
+1 800-370-0581

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Check-in. People everywhere but every employee I observed was helpful and considerate. We were checked in by Liz, the manager. Her confidence and demeanor set the tone for all the impressive attitudes we were greeted with that day. She worked hand in hand with her...More

Thank TxEric1032
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best times I've had! Intelligent, helpful, fit, safe guides on our rafting trip. Our group was on a 2 day advanced trip, overnight and we had bad weather but our guides were prepared and kept us laughing through it all. They were...More

Thank LauraJ9922
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I spent the morning zip lining with our guides, Nic and Adrian, and then the afternoon rafting down the Arkansas River with Nic. We had the best time and Nic and Adrian made us feel very comfortable. They were knowledgeable, funny and...More

Thank kdbiehl123
Reviewed 1 week ago

We departed from the Granite Outpost near Buena Vista which was a little over an hour from our condo in Breckenridge. We had a great time despite my hesitation to book the rafting trip. The rapids started slow and ramped up to a class 3...More

Thank Carrie N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Started our day with zip lining. James and Cate did a fantastic job and we were able to race on one of the lines. In the afternoon Sergio led us on the Numbers rafting trip and this exceeded our expectations. We would definitely come back...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three friends from Denver and our friend from Florida just did the whole day trip (7/15) with matt as our guide. AWESOME trip, Matt kept up the adrenaline level and provided great insight to the scenery, different facts about the rapids and the sport in...More

Thank Jordan C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had an awesome experience with AVA. Our guides for rafting (Avery) and Rock Climbing (James and Kate) were so great! They were all very knowledgeable, professional and had awesome personalities.

Thank GREEN2208
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family had the most amazing 'spur-of-the-moment' adventure! It was a rainy day, but we decided to stop in and see if a trip was available. A 1/2 day trip to Brown Canyon still had room! Our guide, Lady Glitter Sparkles, was awesome! She made...More

1  Thank sstrauss27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thomas washer guide for the half-day trip and his skill and experience let to an outstanding experience. The river had mellowed out after the spring melt but was still full of adventure as Thomas guided us through class 2 and 3 rapids. Always felt safe...More

Thank Phillip P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience both white water rafting and zip lining. My nine-year-old-adventure-seeker-daughter loved it all. Stayed in a cabin at the AVA Granite Outpost, which was a bit of an adventure in itself. Staff were all friendly, bright and great at their jobs. Safety training paid...More

Thank Nodogsoffleash
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Graham W
9 September 2016|
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Response from Pisano808 | Reviewed this property |
I hear AVA has a company they work with as well for custom transportation to and from your location if renting a car is too difficult.
grace v
10 July 2015|
Response from Ryan S | Property representative |
Hi Grace, You can find all information about photos on our website under "about us." Let me know if there is anything else you need.