Kayaking & Rafting

Nothing beats the heady rush of racing down a swiftly flowing river in a trusty rubber raft or kayak. And there's no better place to experience the powerful thrill of Colorado Whitewater than in Grand County –the birthplace of the mighty Colorado River. Whether you are an experienced rafter or first-time adventurer, you won't want to miss this exciting ride!

From the burly Class IV and V rapids of Gore Canyon Whitewater Park to the mellow eddies near Kremmling, the Colorado River is whitewater central for river rats and weekend thrill-seekers alike! For more information, check out our favorite places to kayak and raft the Colorado River near Denver.

Looking for something more laid-back? Try sightseeing from the water! In Grand County, we have multiple contenders for the title of "Best Views in Colorado." Check out our top 10 scenic view in Grand County to see how many you can find from the water. We bet you'll agree that these vistas are as good as it gets.

For complete information on rafting and kayaking in each of the four main towns of Grand County as well as a list of vendors providing rafting/kayaking rentals, repairs and tours, please contact the Chambers directly. Also, the BLM Kremmling Field Office is another great source for rafting and kayaking information in the area.