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3 Fun Facts About The Coolest Raft Guide In Colorado

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Meet AAE Assistant Head Boatman, Andrew Bowlin! Known as Bowlin on the Arkansas River, he has been a guide for AAE since 2010 and became the assistant head boatman in 2013. Like many of our other guides, he was simply looking for a change of scenery and decided to search “Cool Colorado Jobs” on Google…

5 Things You Should Know About AAE Headboatman Archie Ofenstein

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11988584_3279999320358_1828452917461234633_nArchie has been a guide with American Adventure Expeditions since 2003 but has over 14 years of experience whitewater rafting and guiding. His daily tasks as the head boatman in Buena Vista include rigging boats, checking river water…

July 4th With AAE!

It’s was an exciting day here at American Adventure Expeditions on the 4th! It was super festive and all of our guides we’re exciting to hit the water. Everyone was wearing their red, white, and blue. The last couple of days here have been so hectic and busy, it’s awesome. It’s exciting to see how…

Great Guides Make Great Trips

I think my mindset towards rafting and especially just hospitality in general really changed. Today we got awarded an excellence “badge”, if you will, in Trip Advisor. It’s really awesome to know that all the hard work and late hours put in by our staff really does make a difference. The fact that people take…

What Makes Us Different

Colorado whitewater rafting trip outfitters can be found all over, so why should you pick us over someone else? Easy. 1. We’ve been hosting Colorado rafting adventures for over 20 years. What does this mean? Our vast experience with these waters allows us to better guide you in order to make your trip that much…

Take A Break From The Routine

Arkansas River rafting can be one of the most memorable and entertaining experiences that one can partake in.  Taking a break from your normal weekly routine can make a world of difference and Colorado whitewater rafting is the perfect way to get the break you are looking for.  With winding rivers and thrilling rapids just…

An Adventure for Everyone

Whether you are looking for a family friendly ride filled with nature’s beauty and animal spotting, or a thrill ridden, adrenaline filled expedition, we’ve got both! If you want to show your whole family the true beauty of the outdoors, or you just want to go to the max- American Adventure will show you the…