Rafting Trips

HALF DAY, FULLDAY, TWO DAY - Whitewater Rafting Trips

Class II, III, and IV Whitewater on the Cache la Poudre River

Which rafting trip do you want to take?

Poudre Plunge Half-day

Experienced rafters and excitement seekers will want this particular river adventure. It has all the scenery of
the Poudre Splash, but adds big class IV rapids that will make your heart pound and bring a huge smile to your face.
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Poudre Splash Half-day

A little splash, a little sun, a lot of fun, this is the ideal trip for beginners and families. Fantastic class II, III and IV rapids with great scenery combine to make your whitewater rafting experience unforgettable.
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Poudre Extreme Half-day

Get ready to get wet as you and up to two friends can run the Cache La Poudre River like never before; charging rapids and punching holes in this small, maneuverable raft developed by Hyside.
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Mishawaka Full Day

This river adventure is like the Poudre Plunge, but with more rapids and an amazing, less frequently run upper stretch. At lunch the guides switch from rafting experts to chefs, serving a gourmet, deli-style lunch that is sure to satisfy vegetarians and carnivores alike.
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Poudre Falls Two Day

You asked for it, so we made it happen. Join us on the only overnight trip offered on the “Wild & Scenic” Cache la Poudre River. This trip offers guests the opportunity to experience the Upper Rustic section of the Cache la Poudre, boasting fantastic mountain views, exciting whitewater and a real feeling of wilderness.
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Excited guests raft the Cache la Poudre River

The Cache la Poudre River near Estes Park, Colorado

Whitewater rafting near Fort Collins, Colorado

Group rafting trips near Estes Park and Fort Collins, Colorado

 

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HALF DAY, FULLDAY, TWO DAY - Kayak & Standup Paddleboard Trips

Whitewater trips on the Cache la Poudre River & scenic trips on Horsetooth Reservoir

These trips offer something for everyone!

Inflatable Kayaks

Inflatable Kayaks (also known as ‘Duckies’) are perfect for the adventure seeker in all of us. Duckies offer more independence to the paddler in a smaller boat that makes every wave seem much bigger!
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Kayaks

All kayak lessons have a maximum of six students per instructor and 12 students per class. All participants are required to have their own kayaking equipment.
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Stand Up Paddleboards

Stand Up Paddleboarding has become very popular amongst outdoor enthusiast everywhere. The sport consists of standing on a large, stable board that resembles a surfing longboard, and using a long paddle to propel the board through the water.
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HALF DAY, FULLDAY - Other Offerings

Packaged experiences for individuals and groups

Special offerings for groups and combined activity packages!

Special Packages

Visit Beautiful Fort Collins, CO with these dynamite package deals including brewery tours, horseback riding, massage, mountain biking, and so much more!
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Raft Guide Instruction

The whitewater raft guide training class at Mountain Whitewater Descents is designed to teach new guides (no previous experience required) everything that they need to know about how to be a raft guide in the State of Colorado.
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Boyscouts

A Mishawaka Full Day or Plunge Half-day rafting trip with Mountain Whitewater Descents will allow scouts to complete many requirements for their Whitewater Merit Badge. This is a FREE service to any scout troop who books with MWD.
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