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Upper Box Piedra River Rafting

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Per Person Age 14+


Embark on an exhilarating journey along the magnificent Piedra River, where the currents carve a path through a landscape adorned with majestic mountains and enchanting aspen groves. This captivating stretch of river boasts a continuous series of rapids ranging from the gentle flow of class I to the adrenaline-pumping rush of class IV, ensuring an adrenaline-fueled adventure for all.

As we meander downstream, surrounded by the serene beauty of nature, we’ll find ourselves reaching a picturesque midpoint where we’ll pause for a riverside lunch. Here, amidst the tranquil ambiance, we’ll replenish our energy before venturing deeper into the rugged wilderness of the Upper Box Canyon.

Upon entering the canyon’s embrace, prepare for an exhilarating ride through the heart-pounding rapids of Lone Pine and Limestone. These formidable class III-IV rapids will test your skills and ignite your sense of adventure as you navigate through their frothy waters, surrounded by towering canyon walls and pristine wilderness.

This full-day escapade offers an ideal blend of excitement and tranquility, making it a perfect choice for families seeking a memorable outdoor experience. With its mix of thrilling rapids and remote scenery, this adventure promises to be a highlight of your journey, leaving you with cherished memories to treasure for years to come.


  • 8:00 Meet us at 360 S Camino Del Rio suite #200
  • 8:30 – Load our vehicle and drive to the put-in near Pagosa Springs, Co
  • 10:00 – 11:00: Rig Rafts, Safety Orientation, Put on the water
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm: Riverside Lunch
  • 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm: Enter the Class III+ Rapids of Lone Pine and Limestone
  • 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm: Take out, load the bus, and head back to Durango.

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