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Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours

724 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5437
+1 970-259-0289
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US$59.00*
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4-Hour Rafting Trip Down the Animas River
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US$130.00*
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Jeep and Raft Combo Tour
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US$149.00*
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Mesa Verde Experience Tour
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Durango Rafting & Adventure Tour company at its Finest! For over 33 years we have been serving up the greatest adventures southwest Colorado can offer. We offer 2 hour and 4 hour River Raft Trips, Inflatable Kayak Trips on the Animas River and Wilderness expeditions on the Dolores River. We are located in the heart of downtown Durango, Co. Our tours include, Jeep Rentals, Zipline, train packages, 4x4 tours, Guided Mesa Verde Tours and Stand Up Paddle Boards.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“the river” (142 reviews)
“hour trip” (41 reviews)
“mesa verde” (38 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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724 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5437
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

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Thank 4Durango
Reviewed 26 October 2017

My wife and I did 2 tours on our vacation, the jeep trail tour and the Mesa Verde tour. For the jeep trail tour, our guide was Kelly. He was a funny and down to earth guy that provided insight on the beautiful scenery we...More

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Thank michaelkay1988
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We were there in early August and the river was fairly calm, with only a few "thrilling" rapids, but it was still a fun and pleasant way to spend a couple hours in Durango. There seem to be several rafting companies in the area, but...More

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Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Morning in the canyon with Rivertrippers Jeep Tour with Kelly. Beautiful quaking aspens followed by Ponderosa Pines in the snow toward the notch. Kelly shared lots of history and anecdotal information. Great guy Afternoon raft tour on the Animas River with Berry and our new...More

Thank Jill B
DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi Jill and Tommy! We loved having you as our last raft trip of the season! Thank you for sharing your experience with you - it is great that you got to experience the beautiful fall colors with a bit of snow as well as...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I called around to rent a Jeep for two days, but every other place wanted to limit the mileage. This folks were extremely friendly and allowed me to take the Jeep were I wanted. The Jeep was also very nicely equipped. Best experience ever. I’ll...More

Thank juanvanilla
DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi there! It is great to hear that you had a great Jeep Rental experience with us. We really enjoy helping folks plan their own adventure and giving some pointers. Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We look forward to working with you again! Best,...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Denise was our guide on a tour of four to Mesa Verde. Denise is an extremely knowledgeable, thought provoking, sincere Mesa Verde tour guide. We learned so much more from her in a short time than we could have gathered on our own over an...More

Thank Holly H
DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi Holly! We are so happy that you had such a great experience in Mesa Verde - it is truly a wonderful, magical place with such rich history. We LOVE Denise, too! She is so great at explaining things and her passion for sharing her...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

The ride up to Silverton with Duncan was great , he was our own private tour guide, plus he showed us all around town before dropping us at train station, the train ride back to Durango was fantastic, we had rain, thunder storms sunshine, beautiful...More

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Thank 62wayned
DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. It is great to hear that you had a great time with Duncan - he loves to explore and share his knowledge with people. The train is such a special experience as it is...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

We had a very knowledgeable guide who made the trip really special. I initially thought about booking a ranger tour but glad I went with Rivertrippers. Superb day out.

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi there! It seems that you are describing the Mesa Verde Experience Tour. Thank you for joining us for one of our private or small group all inclusive tours. It gives you the ultimate experience while in Mesa Verde! Visit us again! Best, Caitlyn

Reviewed 22 September 2017

We enjoyed a SUPER fun jeep ride through the La Plata canyon and mountains. Our guide, Doug, was very informative and funny, with a vast knowledge of the area which he shared along the way. I would highly recommend this tour!

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DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for adventuring with us! We would love to see you on your next trip to the Durango area! Thank you for taking the time to review us! Best, Caitlyn

Reviewed 20 September 2017

A brilliant way to see the wonders of Mesa Verde with our charming and exceptionally well informed and highly qualified guide Denise. After the exertions of climbing around the ancient homes of the cliff dwellers, Denise took us to her favourite shady picnic spot for...More

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Thank Stephen R
DurangoRivertrippers, Manager at Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi Stephen- Thank you for choosing to spend your time in Mesa Verde with us. Denise has a passion for sharing her knowledge and getting others excited about the rich history. Personally, I love hearing all of the local history that she has! Best, Caitlyn...More

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Janice M
6 April 2017|
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Response from rivertrippers | Property representative |
Hello, April can get cold in the mountains so we recommend you dress in layers. 99% sure we will be in a heated Jeep for the early tours. Please call us to book the trip for we can finalize your trip and assist you in all of... More
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Skully88
9 July 2015|
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Response from DurangoRivertrippers | Property representative |
Debbie, Our rates can be found on our website - the price for each trip is listed next to its description. If you still have trouble finding the information you need, don't hesitate to give us a call! Jim
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