5 Reasons Why Rafting In Clear Creek, CO Is A Great Vacation For Anyone

5 Reasons Why Rafting In Clear Creek, CO Is A Great Vacation For Anyone

Clear Creek, Colorado, is one of the most well-developed whitewater rafting locations in the US. You will be able to explore the many levels of rapids, as well as to participate in any number of additional adventure activities in the area. The stunning natural beauty of the region and the fact that tours have been created so that each offers something for everyone are just a few of the reasons everyone should raft at Clear creek.

Stunning Natural Beauty

The local rapids are surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. As you travel down the whitewater, the panoramic background of the Rocky Mountains will only enhance your experience. You will come across wildlife you never thought you would see up close such as bighorn sheep and perhaps even a mountain lion, as well as endless trees, flowers and other incredible plant life native to Colorado. As you become one with the river, you will also become one with nature.

Rafting for all Skill Levels

Each adventure can be as challenging or tranquil as you like. If you are a novice or have inexperienced kids, you can easily find a rafting trip for beginners. The guides will prepare each group accordingly so that everyone in the group is prepared for what to expect with safety being at the center of each lesson.

If you are a seasoned rafter or looking for a challenge, you will also be able to find trips to cater to the more advanced rafter. You can also choose trips that last anywhere from a day to a week and you can even camp in the great outdoors if you prefer.

Family Friendly

Rafting at Clear Creek provides many activities that are fun for the entire family. The rafting guides are highly trained and skilled to ensure the safety of even the youngest adventure seeker. They are also well-versed in local topics such as the nature by which you will be surrounded.

The kids, and adults, will learn about local history and about the plant and animal life of the area. And, a number of additional activities will be available to ensure your days are filled with spectacular family friendly entertainment.

Day Trips

Being based out of Clear Creek provides you with a number of additional day trips. Denver is only 30 minutes away so that if you wish to have a night out, to enjoy the burgeoning gastronomy scene or to go shopping, you can be there and back in no time at all. You can also take time to explore the historic mining valley that is home to Clear Creek.

More Great Adventures

Whitewater rafting is only part of the fun during your rafting vacation. You can also spend time participating in additional exciting adventures during your rafting days. Some of such activities includes zip lining, four wheeling, horseback riding and participating in a wine tasting after your rafting experience. Many tours combine several activities into one package so that you do not miss out on anything.

Do not be left behind on the next great rafting trip. The trips are affordable and can be as long or as short as you like. And, groups can be as big as you like, however larger groups will have to be split up into multiple rafts. Book your tour today to create lifelong memories tomorrow.

This article was written by Ryan Thomas for Rocky Mountain Whitewater Rafting. Rocky Mountain Whitewater Rafting has guided thousands of whitewater rafting trips on Clear Creek and throughout Colorado.