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Group Trips

Nothing brings a group of people closer than a whitewater rafting adventure on Colorado’s most popular river!  Rafting by nature is a group activity that requires teamwork and coordination and builds trust, bonds, and unforgettable memories!  

  • Family-Friendly and High Adventure Rafting options available.
  • Two premier riverside rafting outposts in Cañon City and Buena Vista.
  • Highly-trained, professional staff ready to get you on the water!

Whether it’s a small group of friends, a family reunion, a scout group, a church group, or a company team building event, we have something for everyone, young and old, adventurous and mild.

5 Years Old (Trip Dependent)
Class I-V (Trip Dependent)
Buena Vista & Cañon City

Browns Canyon

Trips Starting From $55
Multiple Departure Times Daily
Trips Range From 3 to 6 Hours

As the most popular stretch of whitewater in the country, Browns Canyon has it all!  From amazing mountain views to classic Colorado whitewater, this trip will leave your group soaking wet and grinning from ear to ear!

*This trip departs from our Buena Vista Rafting Outpost and the minimum age is 6 years old.

The Royal Gorge

Trips Starting From $78
Multiple Departure Times Daily
Trips Range From 3 Hours to Multi-Day

With thousand foot granite cliffs on either side, the highest suspension bridge in the country above, and phenomenal Colorado Whitewater below this trip is sure to excite any group looking for a challenge!  Experience big drops, crashing waves, and other worldly scenery on this epic stretch of river!

*This trip departs from our Royal Gorge Rafting Outpost and the minimum age is 14 years old.

Bighorn Sheep Canyon

Trips Starting From $52
Multiple Departure Times Daily
Trips Range From 3 to 6 Hours

Being able to pack action, scenery, and wildlife into one group adventure activity may seem impossible, but Bighorn Sheep Canyon delivers!  With fun splashy rapids, beautiful mountain vistas, and frequent visits from Bighorn Sheep, this trip will thrill both the adventure seeker and nature lover in your group!

*This trip departs from our Royal Gorge Rafting Outpost and the minimum age is 6 years old.

Family Float

$45 Ages 5+
Departs: 11:00 am
Allow up to 1.5 Hours

If you’re just looking to enjoy a peaceful float down Colorado’s most popular river with your group, then our Family Float is the trip for you.  You’ll experience all the beauty and none of the splash on our mildest rafting adventure, giving you plenty of time to catch up and relax.

*This trip departs from our Buena Vista Rafting Outpost and the minimum age is 5 years old.

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Group Discounts

Groups of 10 – 14: 10% Off + Complimentary Wetsuit Package
Groups of 15 – 19: 15% Off + Complimentary Wetsuit Package
Groups of 20+: 20% Off + Complimentary Wetsuit Package

*Our Complimentary Wetsuit Package includes a wetsuit, river shoes, and splash jacket for everyone in the group.  This package typically rents for $12/person.

RECOMMENDED ADD-ONS OR PACKAGES

Looking for more than just rafting for your group?  Why not try one of our Adventure Packages and see the group dynamics work in a whole different environment!  Or let us get you set up with a post-trip BBQ at one of our riverside locations so you can debrief with your team and relive the day’s adventures.
At American Adventure Expeditions, we love a good challenge!  So if you have an idea for a group outing and you want to do something a little different than our normal rafting, mountain, or package adventures, let us know, and we’ll do whatever we can to accommodate!

Preparing for the Trip

What To Wear & Bring

The key to enjoying a Group Rafting Adventure to the fullest is being properly prepared and dressed.  Here’s a list of things that we recommend to wear and bring:

  • Swimsuit
  • Quick-Drying Clothes (no cotton, no denim)
  • Sun Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Dry Clothes & Towel for after your trip
  • Water Shoes (No Flip Flops, Crocs or Bare-feet!)
  • Money for items such as:
    • Rental Gear
    • Photos
    • Souvenirs
    • Guide Gratuity

Optional Rental Gearwetsuits

Although most summer days include plenty of sunshine, you have to remember that this water is coming straight off the Rocky Mountains and can sometimes be a bit chilly. No need to worry as we have all of the gear that you could possibly want or need to make sure that you’re as comfortable as possible.

If you’re not sure what you’ll need, don’t worry. Come in the day of your trip and our friendly staff will give you an honest recommendation based upon water levels, air temperature, and weather forecasts. We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee so making sure you’re comfortable is our top priority.

  • Wetsuit –– Stretchy 2mm neoprene keeps your core warm without unnecessary bulk
  • Splash Jacket -– Urethane coated nylon jacket with neoprene neck and wrist gaskets to help with the splash
  • River Shoes –– Neoprene boots that keep your feet warm, comfortable, and well-protected

1 Rental Item = $5.00, 2 Rental Items = $10.00, Complete Rental Package = $12.00
** All of these items are complimentary for groups of 10+