The quality of whitewater found in the Royal Gorge right now is what has made this place famous.
Cañon City, CO (PRWEB) July 02, 2014
River Runners, a Colorado rafting outfitter with two locations on the Arkansas River, announces a 20 percent discount on whitewater rafting trips through the Royal Gorge booked by July 21, 2014.
This Royal Gorge rafting discount can be redeemed online at whitewater.net with promo code RoyalGorge or you can call 800-723-8987, according to Travis Hochard, general manager, River Runners. He said it is valid on half-day and full-day rafting trips through Labor Day as long as they are booked by July 21.
“We are trying to get the word out for people who are looking for an exciting, but safe vacation activity in Colorado,” Hochard explained. “The high water season has passed, but flows are still at a really fun level.”
The recommended age limit at the current flow is 14 years old and each participant should be able to swim, Hochard explained.
“Whitewater rafting trips through the Royal Gorge are all guided by a professional guide with at least 1,000 miles of commercial river experience,” Hochard said. “Most of our guides have for more experience than the minimum and they love what they do, which is show people a good time.”
Colorado is experiencing an above average water year after record snow this past winter, explained Jon Treleani, head boatman, River Runners.
“The quality of whitewater found in the Royal Gorge right now is what has made this place famous,” Treleani said. “This is the year to come see what rafting in Colorado is all about.”
River Runners operates out of two locations on the Arkansas River in Colorado: Buena Vista and Cañon City. You can choose from beginner, intermediate and advanced whitewater on half-day, full-day and overnight rafting trips.