Rafting & Zip Line Package
Join us for an unforgettable day of fun whitewater and amazing scenery (with views from down below & up above) in the Arkansas River Valley! Our Raft + Zip-Line Adventure Package includes lots of rapids (mild or wild, depending on your taste), a gourmet riverside BBQ lunch, and an afternoon of ‘zipping’ across the beautiful ‘Lost Canyon’.
- Moderate and High Adventure rafting options available.
- Whitewater Raft down Colorado’s most popular river!
- Soar across the Lost Canyon on 7 different Zips!
This family-friendly but exciting Colorado zipline activity will leave you ready for even more Colorado thrills!
Splash down the river and then spread your wings as you zip over a rugged Colorado Canyon on this classic Colorado Adventure Package! You’l get some of the best rafting this state has to offer followed by some of the most amazing views!
*This trip departs from our Buena Vista Rafting Outpost and the minimum age is 6 years old.
World-class whitewater? Check! High-flying adventure? Check! This adventure package has it all and with view from way up high and way down low you’ll experience this amazing valley from every angle!
*This trip departs from our Royal Gorge Rafting Outpost and the minimum age is 14 years old.
Splashy and fun rapids in the morning followed by an exhilarating zipping experience in the afternoon make this adventure package a hit with all adventure seekers! Throw in the possibility of spying some majestic Colorado Wildlife and you have an adventure worth writing home about!
*This trip departs from our Royal Gorge Rafting Outpost and the minimum age is 6 years old.
Your adrenaline will be pumping all day as you challenge yourself on the fast paced non stop rapids of The Numbers and then take a leap of faith and zipline across the legendary Lost Canyon!
*This trip departs from our Buena Vista Rafting Outpost and the minimum age is 16 years old.
What to Expect
Start the day by taking on the world famous rapids of the Arkansas River, and once you’re finished with your rafting adventure, you’re multi-talented river guides will prepare a delicious riverside BBQ Lunch. Once you’ve replenished your energy and filled your belly you’ll transport yourselves to Captain Zipline’s headquarters in Salida, CO. Upon arrival, the friendly and helpful zipline staff will start by getting you ‘geared up’ into your zipping harness, carabineers, and helmet. After a brief but thorough safety orientation (and as much time as you want to practice your newly acquired ‘zipping’ knowledge on the training course), you’re ready to try your first zip! Experience the rush and listen to the cable sing as you are guided over 2000 feet on 6 separate zipline cables while you take in the surrounding raw, rugged beauty of Lost Canyon…truly amazing!
Preparing for the Trip
WHAT TO WEAR & BRING
The key to enjoying a Raft + Zip-Line Adventure Package to the fullest is being properly prepared and dressed. Here’s a list of things that we recommend to wear and bring:
- Quick-Drying Clothes (no cotton, no denim)
- Sun Hat
- Dry Clothes & Towel for after your trip
- Water Shoes (No Flip Flops, Crocs or Bare-feet!)
- Money for items such as:
- Rental Gear
- Guide Gratuity
- Closed Toe Shoes (Absolutely no sandals!)
- Light Jacket
- Hair tie for long hair
- Water Bottle
- Money for items such as:
- Guide Gratuity
Optional Rafting Rental Gear
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