June is Women’s Month at The Adventure Company!

At The Adventure Company there are many causes that we are passionate about. In this month of June, we are celebrating women. In general, rafting is a male-dominated industry. We are proud that 35% of our staff is made up of women. These include River Guides, Adventure Coordinators, and Managers. During the month of June […]

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Browns Canyon National Monument – An American Treasure

Colorado’s wilderness and spectacular scenery is world renowned. Our sprawling forests, rugged Rocky Mountains and beautiful rivers encompass all corners of the state. We are particularly blessed at The Adventure Company to have our main office located right on the bank of the Arkansas River just a few minutes from Browns Canyon National Monument. Browns […]

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May 2019 River Flow Update for Colorado Whitewater Rafting

Colorado’s wild fluctuations in snowfall and weather drastically impact the eventual snowmelt and runoff. Therefore, an accurate prediction is often difficult, until now. The total snow depth and its Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) are outstanding and well above average. Rivers across the state currently tend to be anywhere from 20% to 50% above average. Located […]

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April snow brings May flow for Colorado Whitewater Rafting

We have seen an amazing amount of snow this winter! Its impact is going to be recognizable for the entire rafting season. Expect big splashes, fast water and incredible memories through to September, but we are watching April very carefully.  Most people are surprised at how important the month of April is to Colorado whitewater […]

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How River Water Levels Affect Colorado Whitewater Rafting

In Colorado, there is nothing very consistent about our rivers’ water levels. So, those interested in whitewater rafting have to adjust to a wide range of flows.  Rafting may feel different at a trickle compared to a flood, but this adds to the challenge and excitement. Since Colorado’s Rocky Mountains sit at such a high […]

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2019 Epic Snow in Colorado and its impact on Whitewater Rafting

Each winter, Colorado whitewater rafters follow the snow depth data transmitted by sensitive gauges strategically placed at key locations high up in the Rocky Mountains. With each snowfall, rafting enthusiasts like to compare the current snow depth, and the moisture contained within it known as “Snow Water Equivalent” (SWE), against previous seasons. This helps us […]

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Arkansas River: Gold Medal Trout Water

Since 2013 the water flowing through beautiful Browns Canyon National Monument has been listed by the The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission as Gold Medal Trout Waters. It took more than twenty years to reach that status and in that time the Arkansas River has undergone a big transformation.  Metal pollution from nearby mining areas impacted the […]

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2017 Whitewater Adventure Highlights

. Time flies when you’re busy making memories on Colorado’s beautiful rivers. We find ourselves at the bittersweet end of a busy summer season with exceptional whitewater. As we enjoy some slower days at our adventure base camp, we picked out some of our favorite photos of the 2017 rafting season. We hope you enjoy […]

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Top 5 Things to Do in Breckenridge, Colorado in August

There are so many wonderful summer activities to take advantage of around Breckenridge in the month of August. From river rafting to hiking and biking, there are great activities for both kids and adults, so you can include the whole family. We want to share our top 5 with you before summer is over!  

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Breckenridge Adventure Package – Escape the Room & Rafting!

We are stoked to announce that we have another top quality Breckenridge activity provider in the boat! Our friends at Mountain Time Escape Rooms care as much about premium experiences as we do. They also know how to ensure excitement & fun! This is why we created a package for all adventurers, weekend warriors, players […]

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