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4-Hour Rafting Trip Down the Animas River
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US$258.00*
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Zip Line and Family Rafting Package
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  • Average2%
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Durango, CO
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved our observations of the Animas River and we explored the Durango-Silverton, CO area. The blue color was just absolutely gorgeous as we traveled the mountainous road up to Silverton and back to Durango. The rapids were just so exciting to watch as the...More

Thank CathyP1953
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a cabin on the banks of the Animas River. Waking up to the scenery in the morning was amazing. The river is a beautiful color reflecting trees with currents rippling over rocks.

Thank Betty M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Animas is the river flowing by the narrow gauge train (FYI). It is a beautiful light turquoise, shallow and fast flowing, swirling around and among the rock formations. A great hike, or take the train!

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The river is a beautiful turquoise blue and it can be seen for a long distance from many vantage points - the downtown Durango River Walk is along the river. We saw a fly fisherman standing in the waters near Durango. If you want to...More

Thank LoveMahaulepu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If there is a prettier river or valley anywhere, it will be hard to find it in the U.S. The river has so many excellent places to view and hike and fish and just take it all in, you will be hard pressed to find...More

Thank highstone351
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Nice place to enjoy the river. There is parking available and can walk along the enjoying the beauty. Beyond the river, there is a skate park area where you can watch the skate boarders hone their skills.

Thank GalaxyMN
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I had my first adventure kayaking ever and the Animas River was the ideal place. I made it through the rapids without tipping over and had a blast. It's a very popular place for rafting too. We had a blast watching people jump the famous...More

Thank 368vikkis
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We have gone to Durango many time,s just to enjoy the Animas River path. It winds through Durango, with plenty of opportunity to enjoy restaurants, city parks and conveniences such as restrooms and parking. Fun to watch the Kayaks and rafts going down the river....More

Thank Claire253
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Well, yes, and a very pretty and scenic one at that. Surprisingly fast flowing and big, given how dry the area is. Get down to it, away from Durango if you can. Splash your toes. Go fishing. Take it in.

Thank hfulghum
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great river rafting trip. We are senior citizens so anyone can do this. Very refreshing and exciting.

Thank vivavacations11
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triciab2
12 June 2017|
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Response from CristianS954 | Reviewed this property |
You will be fine, I live 2 blocks away from the Animas and I don't look like a V
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