Aspen Area Info

Whitewater Rafting Near Aspen

 

Aspen is located just under one hour from Defiance Rafting Company’s river put-in. If you are searching for whitewater rafting near Aspen, Colorado, you’ve found the right place! Our location is unique in the fact that we can provide a leisurely, scenic float or an adventurous, saturated whitewater experience – whatever floats your boat! 

Aspen is known for its four-season fun. If you find yourself visiting the Aspen area over the summer or early fall, be sure to add a Defiance rafting trip to your itinerary. Hard to beat a weekend of mountain biking, brewery hopping, hiking, and rafting!

Whether you’re a local who has called Aspen, Colorado home for your entire life, are marking Aspen as a waypoint on a cross-country adventure, or a weekend jet-setter enjoying the uniqueness of the Roaring Fork Valley, jump in a raft and let us take you down the river to see for yourself what makes this state we love so magnificent! 

If you’re looking to make your stay an overnight or multi-day stay, be sure to read our comprehensive Glenwood Springs Area Guide and our Best Things to do in Glenwood Springs blogs. 

We hope to see you in Glenwood Springs soon!

The following trips are offered close to Aspen:

Glenwood Canyon Half-Day

Difficulty
Class I–III
Duration
Half-Day
Price
$67
$57 for Happy Paddlers* 12 & under
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Scenic Canyon Float

Difficulty
Class I–II
Duration
Half-Day
Price
$57
$47 for Happy Paddlers* 12 & under
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Shoshone Short

Difficulty
Class I–III
Duration
1 Hour
Price
$57
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