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Address: 319 6th St, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3011
Phone Number: +1 970-945-6605
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Since 1975, Blue Sky has been offering professionally guided whitewater...

Since 1975, Blue Sky has been offering professionally guided whitewater river trips on the Colorado and Roaring Fork Rivers. Conveniently located in downtown Glenwood Springs in the Historic Hotel Colorado and across the street from the famous Hot Springs Pool and Lodge, Blue Sky Adventures is dedicated to providing a whitewater experience that exceeds any of our guests' expectations. Dedicated to safety, service, professionalism and fun since 1975.

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White water blasting!

This was an adventure to remember! So much fun! Would definitely go back so highly recommended! See you next year!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 September 2016
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Snowmass Village, Colorado
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Snowmass Village, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This was an adventure to remember! So much fun! Would definitely go back so highly recommended! See you next year!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I have wanted to raft for 20 years and finally did it today. What fun it was. Our guide, Wyatt, was so nice and really helpful. He shared a lot of information an out the river and I didn't want it to end. Erin was really helpful. I would highly recommend Blue Sky.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We travel frequently with another couple and we all love the great outdoors and new and exciting adventures! Of the four of us, I was the only one who had never went white water rafting, so I was a little apprehensive at first not knowing what to expect. That ended as soon as we loaded the raft and hit the... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We came to Glenwood Springs specifically for rafting, and we had a great experience with Blue Sky Adventures. We did the half day adventure rafting. There were Class III and II rapids, perfect for the multi-generational group we had. Some excitement with some lovely floating through the canyon. Our guide, Joe, was knowledgeable about the geology, wildlife and history of... More 

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Thank cellogirl
Loveland, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Awesome time thanks to Blue Sky and Calvin! My husband and I spent a weekend in Glenwood and consider ourselves lucky to have found Blue Sky for rafting and bike rentals! Fun, friendly and knowledgeable! We will for sure use them the next we head back!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

It was our first time as family to try rafting, we were not sure what to expect so we select the mild one. Called the night before to make reservation and they had no problem adding us in. Finding the place is a little tricky (the office located on the west side of the hotel), finding parking space is even... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Our guide Wyatt was awesome! He was knowledgeable and made us laugh the whole time. We rode the rapids, got out, they shuttled us back up for another run. Great time!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome people. Can't wait to go back next year and do it again. Thanks to Nick, and blue sky adventures for a lifetime experience.

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Top notch company! They provided great hybrid bikes for the shuttle trip up the canyon. Then we rode back toward town on the 14 mile bike path along the river. About 3 miles from the drop off, we stopped and hiked the demanding trail to Hanging Lake and Spouting Rock. The time and effort were well worth it! Such a... More 

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Deerfield Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We did the 11:15 am half-day river rafting adventure. The staff was super friendly and competent. After getting outfitted at headquarters at the Colorado Hotel we took a schoolbus ride east into the Glenwood Canyon, dropping the rafts in at the eastern end of the canyon at what is called Shoshone. Most of the bigger rapids are right at the... More 

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