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Scenic River Tours

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703 W Tomichi Ave, Gunnison, CO 81230-3072
+1 970-641-3131
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Always Fun

This was our 9th year rafting on the Taylor River with Scenic River Tours. This year we had 4... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
San Antonio, Texas
Top Rafting

First time rafting on lower taylor river with guide jeremy was a really fantastic experience. Very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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We offer guided rafting trips every day from Memorial Day thru Labor Day. Scenic rafting trips for all ages, whitewater rafting trips for those 10 years old and up. Equipment rentals, stand up paddleboard and inflatable kayak rentals. Float fishing trips or walk wade fishing, rockclimbing sessions available too! Full retail shop for paddling.
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
703 W Tomichi Ave, Gunnison, CO 81230-3072
+1 970-641-3131
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 9th year rafting on the Taylor River with Scenic River Tours. This year we had 4 teenagers as well as my 81 year old Father- who had never been rafting. Jess (The Owner) and Jordan (our Guide) did a fantastic job of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time rafting on lower taylor river with guide jeremy was a really fantastic experience. Very friendly staff.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great trip with Huston - 3 generations in our raft and a god time - the staff were all super nice and they took good care of us

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group of 4 adults booked a two hour trip on the Upper Taylor but construction was causing us to be delayed. We called the office and asked to substitute with a trip out of the Gunnison location and the transfer was handled with ease....More

Thank FWMartha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came with two friends who have never been rafting before and we did the Taylor River Extender. We had an incredible day on the water. Our guide - I apologize for not remembering her name - did an amazing job steering us through the rapids...More

Thank insanecatposse
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic trip for everyone from the youngest scout to the oldest leader. The guides were both helpful and hilarious with their goofy jokes and kept the boys entertained and so excited! They set up lunch for us half way down the river & laid out...More

Thank Sara A
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This was my first time white water rafting. I went with my husband and daughter (who has guided trips before{not here}) and son who hasn't rafted before either. I was very nervous but they put you at ease from the start. Walk you thru everything....More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Three couples did the 3hr Upper Taylor Extended White Water Rafting trip. Our guide, Dustin Brown, was congenial, informative, and extremely competent. We were 3 experienced and 3 first-timers. The rapids were level 3, all of which were easily navigated. Plenty of fun runs with...More

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This was our first time on the Taylor River and we had a blast! Dustin Brown was our guide and did a fantastic job! Everything went smooth and we enjoyed it. Highly recommend Scenic River Tours and Dustin!

Thank em13007
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Scott was our river raft guide and he was the best! He explained everything and pointed out all of the great wildlife. Scenic River Tours handled ever detail of our large (28) person group.

Thank William S
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31 August 2016|
Response from VAtraveller17 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of the details, but I know they offer zip-lining, though it did not look extensive.
14 July 2016|
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Response from wweaver2016 | Reviewed this property |
We do the all day float for about $95. Raft in the morning, then enjoy a great lunch on the river bank, the ducky/raft (sit on top kayaks) in the afternoon. I have been taking college students for over 6 years and they... More