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Flexible Flyers Rafting

890, La Roosa ave, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-247-4628
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A fun way to get a bit wet on a hot day!

We thought we wanted a 4 hour trip, but they were only offering 2 hour trips on the day we were... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Irving, Texas
Youth Group

We had a great time and enjoyed our experience with Flexible Flyers. Our guide was knowledgable and... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
Shandiin B
via mobile
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Fun, friendly, family oriented whitewater rafting trips. Our guides have a minimum of five years of guiding experience and although you are on vacation "safety doesn't take a vacation". You meet us at our convenient location on river, the same location since 1982! We are the longest family owned and operated whitewater rafting company in Southwest Colorado. Trips depart throughout the day and are a perfect way to cool down after a hot hike in Mesa Verde or a thrilling splash after enjoying a walk through historic downtown Durango. You may have seen town from riding on the Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad train now get a totally different perspective. Parking is free and secure and RV parking is available. When the snow is gone and the water level in the river drops we pull out specially designed river tubes, tubing is a local favorite.Come to have fun and dress to get wet!
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  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
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890, La Roosa ave, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-247-4628
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

We thought we wanted a 4 hour trip, but they were only offering 2 hour trips on the day we were there. The two hour trip was perfect for my 60 plus knees and our 10 year old grandsons. It was great fun and the...More

Thank JZS50
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great time and enjoyed our experience with Flexible Flyers. Our guide was knowledgable and friendly. We had a group of 31 and they accommodated us very well. Most of the group this was their first time and they kept safety first. At...More

Thank Shandiin B
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My husband and I went on a 2 hour rafting trip with our son (6 years old). We have never been before and it was perfect for our family. The length was just right for our son. Any longer and it may have been an...More

Thank Meridith A
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Our family had never rafted before and we selected Flexible Flyers after evaluating several different rafting operations in Durango. Flexible Flyers was one of the most reasonably priced and we had a great experience. We made reservations online a month in advance and those were...More

Thank John_Laurie2014
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I highly recommend using Flexible Flyers!! When you book your trip ask for Kjristen Territ. I've been all over Colorado and she by far was and has been guide I've ever had. Hands down we will be coming back and will be requesting her as...More

Thank Caleb N
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This place is absolutely amazing. Have used them every year for the past 14 years and will use them again. Cannot wait for next year!

Thank tamaranp
Reviewed 27 August 2015

I prefer going to smaller businesses instead of the bigger ones because I usually have a better experience. These guys were just great. We met them on the side of the road and they took us up river by bus and then we enjoyed a...More

Thank Karl T
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We did the two-hour trip with our 4-year-old and she loved it. The guide was very nice and made it easy. The river is FREEZING to swim in but beautiful to raft. We were there in low waters so it was only about a 2.5...More

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Per my research, this is one of the few companies in Durango that has a short "mild" raft ride. My husband and I didn't want to spend a long time on a raft trip or go on one that was too "wild" so we chose...More

Thank sswksq
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Highly recommend this rafting group! We had an excellent guide, great views and overall a wonderful experience!! Very casual and we loved it!

Thank Schenkel23
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