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Up the Creek Rafting

309 9th St, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3605
+1 970-947-0030
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Awesome experience

The owners recommended kayaking for this time of year....and they were right! Two of us went out... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
Fun for beginners in South Canyon

Four adults made up our group, and three of us were beginners. The owners recommended the right... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pinehurst, North Carolina
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The ONLY company that the owners actually guide the trips. Operated by husband and wife, Ryan and Molly Moyer, you'll love our unique small trips. Find us at the Sunlight Ski and Bike Shop this summer for Half day and Full day trips. "Mild" Family trips to Daring "Extreme" trips, we cover all your river adventures. Daily River Rentals available as well!
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
309 9th St, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3605
+1 970-947-0030
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners recommended kayaking for this time of year....and they were right! Two of us went out with Ryan...so much fun!!!

Thank SPK1257
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four adults made up our group, and three of us were beginners. The owners recommended the right trip for us--safe with lots of fun and a great first experience on the Colorado. They did all the work including transportation from, and back to, their convenient...More

Thank stillapaddler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I booked my trip in April to take advantage of the early bird discount. Customer service was great. I liked that they were flexible as to which trip we would do depending on the water conditions. Ethan was,a fun guide and great with the kids...More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My teenage sons and I had a great time with Ethan and Ryan on the upper fork of the Roaring Fork. It was great to be the only raft and have personal attention. We plan to be back for a greater adventure as soon as...More

Thank Mandy Y
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Our family group consisted of my husband, our three children, including our son who has autism and my father. We decided to go with the Express Trip to give us a taste of river rafting. We had an absolute blast! Our guide, Ethan, took very...More

Thank Adrianne E
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Ryan and Ethan did a fantastic job of guiding the four of us through our first rafting trip! From start to finish they both did a great job of explaining what to expect, teaching us how to operate safely and most of all creating an...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Our family of three (two 50 year olds and our 17 year old) rafted the Upper Fork (our second rafting experience). We followed the recommendations of the staff and opted for the wetsuits and rain jackets (highly recommended - despite the COLD water, we were...More

Thank Jeanne67_13
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Ryan and his crew very skillful and professional. The trip provided enough excitement to keep us going without the "white knuckle". We (four adults) loved being in the smaller raft together. This is not something you get with the big outfitters. Our "captain" Ethan lots...More

Thank Ncltexas
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My daughter and I were a bit nervous starting out but Ryan made us feel comfortable and made this a fun, exciting and memorable kayaking trip. We will definitely be back the next time we are in Glenwood Springs. Thank you Madeline for the great...More

Thank chrstine25
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Molly and team provided a great river experience for our family (which included Grandmother who just had knee surgery). Thanks for the memories.

Thank henfamly
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