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Aspen Whitewater Rafting

520 E Durant Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1873
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To early for the trip and it was pretty slow!

We did the slaughterhouse with this group. The service and staff were good, on time and no... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lovetotravelfamily4
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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Whoo Hoo, it’s a kick in the pants!

We try and do this trip every year, and this year was fantastic as always! Is was a perfect day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wanderlust2007
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Redstone, Colorado
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Nobody does whitewater river rafting in Aspen and Snowmass better than Aspen Whitewater Rafting. Owned and operated by a professional staff that has been guiding our local rivers for more than 20 years. We offer a range of personalized, fun and safe...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did the slaughterhouse with this group. The service and staff were good, on time and no complaints there. When I booked I asked if it was to early for good water and told that it would be fine. It was slow and not very...More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, Lovetotravelfamily4, thank you for your review. I'm sorry to hear you didn't find Slaughterhouse Falls exciting enough at this time of year. Slaughterhouse is currently running in the normal-medium range of flow. The Roaring Fork River is not a big volume river so you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We try and do this trip every year, and this year was fantastic as always! Is was a perfect day with perfect conditions. We felt we were in the best of hands with Scott, our fabulous guide and help from Malcolm our driver/photographer, and the...More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review, Wanderlust2007! I'm thrilled to hear your trip on Slaughterhouse Falls was fantastic this year. You did a great job with names - Shannan was your safety yesterday. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed the entire team's efforts to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just finished a half day trip with Scott doing the Slaughterhouse Falls run. We had a great trip and Scott was an awesome guide.More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review, Aggiemom1990! I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your Slaughterhouse Falls trip with Scott. Thank you so much for choosing to raft with AWR and we hope to see you the next time you'd like to get out on...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

by far the best guides that have an extreme knowledge of any type of experience you are looking for simple floats to great rapids you feel in good hands from the startMore

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your review, marlen815. I'm very pleased to hear you think Aspen Whitewater Rafting is the best rafting company in the Roaring Fork Valley. We hope to take you on another trip this summer and make more memories with you and...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

I highly recommend this outfitter to anyone. They have excellent customer service, very friendly and experienced guides. They are very well organized and have a lot of experience. My son and I had a lot of fun!More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your thoughtful review, Paul S. I'm thrilled to hear that Aspen Whitewater has excellent customer service and experienced guides - these are all the things we strive towards as a business. I'm happy that you and your son enjoyed your...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This was such fun activity! Chad, Miguel and Adam were great hosts and showed us how to manage the waters. My only regret is not sitting up front more often.... That is the best spot on the boat! Keep up the great work guys, it...More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review, Stefani D! I'm glad to hear that Chad, Miguel, and Adam were great hosts for your rafting trip. The front of the boat is the best place to sit - hopefully on your next raft trip you'll get...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We had a great time a week ago. Hannah was our guide and she was awesome! Adam was also great too! We had a blast!

Thank Tyler P
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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for reviewing us, Tyler P! I'm glad to hear Hannah was an awesome guide and that you enjoyed your trip with both her and Adam. We hope to see you the next time you return to Aspen! Thanks again.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

My husband and I took ducky trip down the roaring forks. The trip itself was great with many fun and challenging rapids spread evenly throughout the hour and a half long trip on the water. Vicky was our trip leader and guided us through each...More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, tmkfrnkln! I'm very happy to hear you enjoyed the duckying trip along the Middle Roaring Fork. I'm happy to hear that Vicky was a communicative guide and that Jayme took some great photos and...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

First time whitewater rafting. It was so much fun!!! Our guides were amazing!! So glad we chose this company for our excursion. They are so professional and funny!! From beginning to end they made sure we were all set. They provide all the gear for...More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for joining us for your first time whitewater rafting, denisselissette! I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your guides and we are also so glad you chose to raft with us. We hope to see you back in Aspen soon so you...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Loved every second of it. Adam was my tour guide and he was funny, sweet, and very helpful. Miguel and Chad were amazing as well. The river is beautiful and you get your money's worth. Easily 5 stars.More

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Victoria R, Front Office Manager at Aspen Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, RunawayAvocado! Great username, by the way. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your trip with Adam and that the other guides were great as well. I'm thrilled to hear that we were a five-star experience for you....More

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Charlene B
16 September 2016|
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Probably But you will need to get in touch with AWR to reserve.
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CherryCreekTraveler
3 July 2016|
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Response from James I | Property representative |
We have a number of trips that would be suitable for your children. The Upper Roaring Fork Class III half day trip is a 10 minute drive from downtown Aspen and one of our more popular trip choices. In addition we raft on the... More
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David B
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Response from Maddison V | Property representative |
Hi David B, Thank you for your inquiry. We do pick up and drop off from the St. Regis Hotel. Timing of trips depends on what time of the year you will be going rafting. We have half day and full day trips. Pick ups range... More
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