Clauson Challenge – MEMORIAL RAFT RACE

. Clauson Challenge, “Smile On Your Face”    . May 29th, 5:30pm-8:30pm: Buena Vista River Park Footbridge . WHAT TO BRING Rafts and shuttle are provided. Bring your life jacket, helmet and paddle if you have it, but there will be extras. . HEATS & SCORING  You can show up as a team or individual racer. The […]

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3 HELPFUL HINTS TO FIND A TRUSTED RIVER RAFTING OUTFITTER

. Are you getting excited for a great whitewater rafting season? We know the feeling, it’s almost like you can’t wait for your first outdoor adventure after a long winter. While planning, we think everybody should pay attention to these three major details about the river rafting company you intend to book your trip with. […]

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TAC starts River Rafting Season stylish

. While we are waiting for this good looking snowpack to melt, we are keeping busy. As you probably know, everything is top-notch around here, so we’re also making sure that our gift shop is outstanding. We are stocked about our new T-shirt and tank top designs. Gorgeous  Lauren  Turner  from  Mountainwater Apparel designed most these awesome shirts […]

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April’s inspirational thoughts

. Our heart beats for good times in nature, the smell of fresh air & freedom, our family and our dear friends. We love to share our passion with you! This is why we decided to try to inspire or simply make you smile every Friday on Facebook this summer. . These were our inspirational thoughts in […]

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Why book Super Browns

You loved your last trip in Browns Canyon, what could possibly be better? Well we know there is not much ;-), but you should certainly try our SUPER BROWNS day trip! Guests who take advantage of our Super Browns trip will enjoy extra mileage and rapids in the Canyon. This superior full day trip lets […]

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10 Reasons to get out and Paddle

1) Whether it is in a canoe, kayak or raft, paddling creates a great form of exercise between upper body strengthening and aerobic exercise. 2) It is an activity that is family friendly and almost any age can participate in. 3) It is a great sport to do with friends that builds camaraderie and memories.  There are always great […]

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Multi Day Raft Trip: Experience of a Lifetime

Sitting around a warm campfire sipping on a beverage laughing and storytelling with friends. Falling asleep to the soothing flow of the river. Waking up to sunshine, fresh coffee and a hot and hearty breakfast before pushing off for a fun day of whitewater and amazing scenery. This is just a taste of what guests […]

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Expert Offers Safety Tips for High Water Season

Mark Hammer, owner of Colorado white water rafting company The Adventure Company and 28-year veteran rafting guide today released guidelines for safe rafting in high water. “We’re one of the few Colorado whitewater rafting companies offering Class V expert rafting trips,” said Hammer, “so it’s imperative we remain in the lead on safety.” Each summer, as winter’s […]

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The exclusive search of true happiness

In today’s busy world of fast-paced technology and the challenge of balancing the stresses of life, sometimes we find ourselves on a path that may limit our ability to be happy.  However, some people seem to be able to maintain their own happiness despite these challenges.  What’s the secret? For many people, proper exercise and […]

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Mushroom Hunting

There are many things to find or hunt for among Colorado’s immense landscape; antlers, gold, wildflowers, waterfalls, wildlife tracks, edible plants, and mushrooms! It can be a fun activity to hunt for them and Colorado is a great place to find them. In fact, after the pacific northwest, Colorado has the 2nd highest concentration of […]

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Fall River Rafting

As the beauty of fall blankets the Arkansas Valley, many of our guides are returning from their pursuit of whitewater on the Gauley River in West Virginia. Our experienced guides join other passionate paddlers from all over the country to play and work during “Gauley season.” Unlike the Arkansas River, which is fed by snow melt, the Gauley is […]

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TAC receives Certificate of Excellence award

Buena Vista, CO (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Colorado whitewater rafting company The Adventure Company today announced it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and […]

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Fishing Season has arrived!

Summer is approaching Colorado! This means that the snow is melting, wildlife is on the move, trees are budding, and the river is rising. Most importantly for the trout, bugs are hatching. The trout have survived the winter living on midges. With spring, the bounty and diversity of options increase for the fish, and also for […]

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The Incredible Colorado Crane Migration

Every spring, the sandhill crane visits the San Luis Valley as they migrate from the south to the north. They stop to refuel on fields of barley in Monte Vista, CO.  The Wildlife Refuge in Monte Vista is a fantastic spot to view and listen to the thousands of majestic cranes.  An abundance of other wildlife can be spotted here […]

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Jim Shiew – Runs his longtime dream true

As Jim Shiew was nearing his 70th birthday, he decided it was time to make a longtime dream of his a reality. A lifelong runner and veteran of the Korean War, he wanted to do a long distance run to raise money for living veterans returning from war.  He struggled to find an organization to […]

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