Arkansas River Tours

Arkansas River Tours,
19487 US Hwy. 50,
Cotopaxi, CO 81223

Connecting over 300,000 guest to the river since 1973! The opportunities for outdoor adventures are endless with Arkansas River Tours! We offer everything from Whitewater Rafting to Inflatable Kayaks, Fishing, ATV tours, Zip Lines, Aerial Courses, Horseback Riding, and Train Rides down the Royal Gorge. Our exceptional whitewater rafting trips include the Royal Gorge, Bighorn Sheep Canyon, Brown's Canyon and Gunny Gorge. 

Our river trips range from mild Cottonwood Family Floats, Class II-III,  to the raging extreme whitewater of the Royal Gorge, Class IV+.  You can combine the different canyons of the Arkansas River with camping and meals at our private riverside base in Cotopaxi to experience a multi-day river adventure!  Convenient locations on the river in Cotopaxi and near the Royal Gorge in Canon City.   We also offer guided float fishing trips from our Evening Float to overnight fly fishing adventures.  Enjoy a ½ day, full day or multi-day rafting trip on the Arkansas and Gunnison Rivers!