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Cottam's Rio Grande Rafting

207 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur Ste A, Taos, NM, Taos, NM 87571-6181
+1 800-322-8267
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Great day on the water

Perfect day on the water. Service is prompt, friendly and professional. Good trip for experienced... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Stacy B
Perryton, Texas
Best time ever!!

Never done anything like this in my life, & I will surely return to visit these guys. Vacationing... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Felix G
Austin, Texas
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207 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur Ste A, Taos, NM, Taos, NM 87571-6181
+1 800-322-8267

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Perfect day on the water. Service is prompt, friendly and professional. Good trip for experienced or novice. Will absolutely use again. Thanks to Tony our guide!

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Never done anything like this in my life, & I will surely return to visit these guys. Vacationing in New Mexico, can we hot & this event is a must do. The staff at Cottam's were all very nice & personable. As first timers, they...More

Thank Felix G
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Red River, NM so it was a bit of a drive to get there but it was worth it. Our guide was great, he made sure we all had a good time. We took four of our grandkids, ages 17,16,13 &...More

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Add to the other reviews. Organization excellent, extremely safety oriented, fun for 2 + hours. Wish the half day was longer. We had a great family time with new friends and a wonderful guide.

Thank efloresNY
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Took my grandson rafting in late July, not during high water, but none the less technical rafting. Water was great, our guide Brett was excellent. Rafting the Rio Grande even in the lower water season is still great fun and well worth the time. Will...More

Thank kewilliams2016
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We had mixed memories of another Rio Grande raft trip 30 years ago, in a crowded raft and a guide who kept shouting at us.This trip was completely different - fun from the getgo. Our guide John Pepe was great - sometimes the conversation was...More

Thank Rickrw
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

You could tell on the river that Cottam's had the best guides. Whereas other companies boats would get stuck or almost flip, the Cottam guides knew exactly how to navigate the river safely. We were a group aged 12 - 68 and all had a...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Meet up at the visitor centre and sign in and then get into vans to go to launch area which is less han 5 mins away. At riverside there is a very good safety brief and you get fitted with lifejacket and your paddle. Do...More

Thank chocaholicgirl
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I decided to take our 17 year old son river rafting. It was very hot outside and thought it would be a great idea! And it was! We took a 2-3 hour river ride down the Rio Grande. Fun! They arrived right...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was our family's first time white water rafting. We had a great time and can't wait to go again. Our guide, Ben, was exceptional! The organization for a large group of rafters was well done. The snacks at the end of our trip were...More

Thank Gabriel L
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