Wild West Fermentation Fest: Paddle and Beer package


Cruise to the booze in style on June 30th!

The perfect paring of time on the river and sampling Colorado's finest beer at the 3rd Annual Wild West Fermentation Fest! This trip includes our classic Shoshone 4 O'Clock Special with an entrance pass to the event! Your River Pro will guide you directly to Two River's Park for drop off so you can start your festival enjoyment! 

4'O'Clock Special Trip Details: 

On Saturday, June 30th, combine our Half-Day trip with mood lighting and you get our 4 o'clock special.  Locals will tell you that few things beat rafting in the late afternoon. The crowds have thinned out, the weather's perfect, and the sun lights up the canyon like nothing you've ever seen. In other words, it's the perfect time to be on the water.

Wild West Fermentation Fest:  

With a Rocky Mountain backdrop and live music, the festival will feature an assortment of the best fermented potables from across the region, including craft beer, cider and liquor. Located at TWO RIVERS PARK, (740 Devereux Rd, Glenwood Springs), the festival will also host great food carts to pair with beverages.

Entry to the festival includes unlimited samples and a commemorative sample glass. Space is limited so get your tickets soon! Admittance for this event is for families from open till 8:00 pm and after for ages 21+. In addition to great food and beverages, we will also include great live music.

Space is limited for this trip! Pick up and drop off is at Two Rivers Park. Meet the Defiance Bus at 3:00 for transportation! 


Adults: $75 Adult ($50 Half-Day Rafting + $25 Fermentation Fest Pass)

Happy Paddlers: $50 (12 & under) This is a kid friendly event!  Children 12 and under are free to enter the festival and can be added to this package at a discounted price! 



  • Trip Length: Approx. 2 hours

  • Class: II / III

  • Check In: June 30th. Arrive at 3:00 at Two Rivers Park and meet the Defiance Bus!

  • Departs: 3:15 pm from Two Rivers Park. River launch at 4:00.

  • Requirements: Paddlers must weigh at least 50 lbs to raft through the Shoshone rapids.



New and experienced paddlers who agree that rafting is the best way to end the day & enjoy a cold one!