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Los Rios River Runners

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Los Rios River Runners
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Los Rios River Runners is New Mexico's oldest, largest, and most experienced rafting company. We've been rafting through the spectacular river canyons of northern New Mexico since 1972. We offer trips from mild to wild, from half-day to 3-days, from...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Taos, NM
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Though the water levels were low this summer, my family and I could not have dreamed of a better rafting experience. Our river guide, Adam, was a fantastic teacher and was patient with our first time rafters. He was humorous and outgoings which just added...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Francisco G, Front Office Manager at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words about our staff. We are so glad to hear that you had a rafting adventure that was fun, friendly and funny. We look forward to rafting with you again and having another great adventure.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Ashley worked with our schedule for a midweek trip. Byron provided excellent driving and area geological information to and from our put-in and pick-up locations. Noah was best river guide providing not only a safe rafting experience but also informed, interesting facts about the area...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Francisco G, Front Office Manager at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Kent and Jean We are so glad that you had a great time on the river Noah and that Ashley was able to work with your schedule so you could have the river experience that we love and enjoy so much. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Wife wanted a little adventure. I wanted a little relaxation and scenery. Contacted several outfits and chose this motley crew. Glad we did. It was a funyak trip with blow up boats for a single person. As I said, I wanted to relax. So I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francisco G, Front Office Manager at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

We are so glad that you decided to join us on the river for your rafting adventure and it sounds like you and your wife had an adventure. We love our Middle Box trip, the hike is a good warm-up and the scenery is amazing....More

Reviewed 2 August 2018

We went rafting with our 17 yr. old grand daughter. we had a great time even though water levels were a bit low. John Harvey was our guide. can't say enough good things about John. He has a booming laugh to go with his personality....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Francisco G, Owner at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We love John Harvey, he is such an amazing guide. We will let him know how much you enjoyed your time with him. We can't wait to see you next season!

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic time once again on the river with Los Rios! This was our third trip and our guide Justin was funny, informative and great with our kids. We will be back! This is my favorite activity of our trip.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francisco G, Owner at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thank you for always choosing Los Rios for your river fun! We are happy to hear that Justin made this another memorable adventure. We look forward to seeing you again next year!

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Breath taking views, fun activity, right draft from the water, super duper fun, but most importantly great tour guy. Adrian was super cool and made sure that this adventure was nothing but great memories. He was funny and very informative about the whole experience.More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francisco G, Owner at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with Adrian, he is a wonderful guide. We also appreciate you taking the time to write such kind words. We look forward to seeing you again in the future to give you another memorable...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Had the best experience with Dillon! He was super fun and very knowledgeable about the history of the river and rafting...not once did we get stuck on a rock unless he meant to get us stuck! Our girls 12&10 had a blast and thought he...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francisco G, Owner at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

We love having Dylan as part of our team and are glad to hear you enjoyed him as much as we do. With the lower water levels we are happy to hear you still enjoyed your time with us. We can't wait to get you...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The river is down a little this year, so they had to split our family of five into two groups. Both of our guides were so knowledgeable! They knew every rock in the river, which ones to avoid and which to use to their advantage....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francisco G, Owner at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We never enjoy splitting up a family however with the lower water levels we feel like it makes the trip more enjoyable as you are not getting stuck on every other rock. We appreciate your family being so understanding...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Second trip with this company! Great experience our guide Bradley was Super attentive and great with our kiddos who are 6&8! Looking forward to the next trip!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francisco G, Owner at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Erica, We are glad to hear you enjoyed your adventure. Bradley is great and we are happy to hear you enjoyed your time with him. We look forward to seeing you next year for a third adventure.

Reviewed 24 July 2018

Our overworked guides were knowledgeable, entertaining, and great with the kids. However, we spent 9 hours of a 2-day trip watching the crew load and unload the rafts. We made up games, killed bugs, collected rocks .... but really ... that was hours of boredom....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Francisco G, Owner at Los Rios River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to notify us of the problems you experienced during your camping adventure. Your description does not match our normal level of service. I have initiated an investigation into what led to these problems. We intend to fully understand and...More

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Chris S
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Response from Francisco G | Property representative |
The minimum age depends on which rafting adventure you do, we have some trips that take infants in arm's, other that have a minimum age of 12 years old. Call us at 575-776-8854 and we can answer all of your rafting... More
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