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Performance Tours Whitewater Rafting

115 Gregg Dr, Buena Vista, CO 81211
+1 800-328-7238
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Celebrating more than 3 decades of whitewater rafting in Colorado! Performance Tours Rafting is Summit County’s first rafting company and was established in 1986 by Kevin and Mary Jo Foley. Performance Tours Rafting has an outstanding safety record and we strive to provide our guests with the most professional and enjoyable whitewater rafting adventure. Our guests can choose to raft 5 spectacular rivers; Arkansas, Blue, Clear Creek, Colorado and Ten Mile Creek with trip options ranging from mild to wild - and everything in between!
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115 Gregg Dr, Buena Vista, CO 81211
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Words cannot even explain how fun rafting down the Arkansas River is! I was scared that it may be too intense for me, being that it was high water season, however the guides here are so knowledgeable and made us feel safe the whole time!...More

Thank Monica K
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We did a half day trip to Brown's canyon in August 2017. We had a wonderful experience from start to finish! Due to a flat tire, we were later arriving than planned. As soon as we stepped out of the car, one of the wonderful...More

Thank rcfamtravel
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I took my whole family on a whitewater rafting trip in Buena Vista. I didn't know how everyone would handle it, but...It was one of the most fun things we did during our week in Colorado!!! The views of Brown's Canyon while on the Arkansas...More

1  Thank PhlegmMaster
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This is a top-notch outfit. We did the half day trip through Browns Canyon and had a blast. It is towards the end of the season in August but there are still enough Class 3 Rapids on the trip to make it exciting. The scenery...More

1  Thank Mintkid
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We took the Brown's Canyon Half Day trip with my family (kids 13 to 8) with Natalie as our guide. Everything was straight-forward and communicated clearly. The trip was a blast. It was exciting, but I never felt any real concern that my kids were...More

1  Thank Erik E
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Family of 4, youngest 8, excellent trip down the Arkansas River. Spectacular views! Friendly, experienced, and safety conscious staff. Rhone, our guide, was outstanding, very good with our young daughter, and ran a tight "ship". We are definitely going back!

1  Thank Scott G
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We had an awesome trip on the 3+ rapids through Browns Canyon! Our guide was brilliant & settled us all well to work together - we had "Synchronicity with Felicity"!! I would highly recommend Performance Tours as the team are all really friendly, well organised...More

1  Thank Pauline C
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I was super nervous. I don't know why I signed up for the full day either but I am so glad I did. Yes, this was way out of my comfort zone but it was so much fun and a total rush. The main thing...More

1  Thank soulard_cls
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My husband and I LOVE white water rafting. To break in our 4 year old twins, we started with the longer Mild and Scenic trip. The office staff was understanding when we called running a little late and they were very helpful in getting us...More

1  Thank danimleigh73
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Finally checked off rafting on my bucket list and had a blast. Our guide Joe was excellent with guiding since most of us in our boat being first timers. Would definitely recommend to others and would love to go again.

1  Thank Crabbytarheel
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Don T
20 March 2015|
Response from PT_Guest_Relations | Property representative |
We take groups of all sizes and ages. We would love to take your group. We will offer a group discount and group organizer rafts for free. Please call for details 1-800-328-7238 or check our website.