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Rafting Near Winter Park

Winter Park Rafting

Downstream Adventures is Winter Park’s closest rafting outfitter. Come experience the adventures and excitement of Colorado Rafting with Downstream! The Upper Colorado River is your best option for Winter Park white water rafting. Set in the most beautiful surroundings, the Upper Colorado River is the perfect location for a nature getaway — complete with the Rockies looming above and exciting species of animals in the area.


For more adventurous trips, check out Clear Creek Rafting Trips! Whether you’re a beginner, an adventurous spirit, or a complete pro, we’ve got trips to suit everyone’s needs. Choose between our half-day beginner, half-day intermediate, or half-day advanced trips and cruise the rapids on one of the most exciting white water destinations in the country. If you want to fill your day with adventure, try our full-day advanced trip. Spend an entire day out on the river conquering a 22-mile stretch of pure adrenaline. Not for the faint of heart!


Whatever your level, choose one of our exhilarating white water trips and let Downstream Adventures’ tours awaken your sense of adventure!

Our Clear Creek & Colorado River Trips

Directions From Winter Park

Clear Creek Location

To reach our Clear Creek location from Winter Park, simply take US-40 E towards Denver. As you pass through the town of Empire after crossing Berthoud Pass, you’ll find our outpost located in the second to last building on your left. While Google Maps may suggest using the address 409 Park Avenue, Idaho Springs, CO, please note that this isn’t our official address, but it will guide you to the right spot.


The drive typically takes around 40 minutes, depending on traffic. It’s crucial to arrive at our base at least 30 minutes before your scheduled trip time to complete waivers and prepare for your adventure. Since I-70 may experience heavy traffic, we recommend checking travel conditions before your journey to ensure a smooth drive.

Colorado River Location

To reach Kremmling from Winter Park, take US-40 East for approximately 50 miles. As you enter Kremmling, look for the address 200 W Park Ave, Kremmling, CO 80459. Our location is the red building on the right after the Kremmling Mercantile, marked by a large flag pole in our parking lot.


The total drive time is around 1 hour but may vary due to traffic conditions. Please plan to arrive at our base at least 30 minutes before your scheduled trip time. We recommend checking the travel conditions ahead of time for a smooth journey.

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