Why Choose Mild to Wild?


We are Celebrating 24 years of Connecting Family & Friends via Nature and Adventure! We are known as the Southwest’s Whitewater & Adventure Experts….just ask the locals!

Exclusive Guarantee

If you are not absolutely delighted with our guides & river equipment, the trip is FREE. This confidence in our service is unparalleled in the industry. We serve over 16,000 “absolutely delighted” customers annually.

Extra Safety Precautions

We uniquely offer free helmets on all our trips, exclusive “high water” trip options and shuttles around rapids for kids and elders (wild rafting trips require helmets). Our trip leaders average 2,000 river miles of experience, far exceeding the 750 required by the state of Colorado. Your trip always begins with a safety orientation.

State Certified Guide Training Program

Our in-house guide training assures quality. Our training greatly exceeds the state requirements for a higher level of professionalism. Your guide is trained in river, rescue, interpretive and customer service skills, as well as First Aid and CPR.

Complete, 1st Class Trip Provisions

We provide state of the art, self-bailing rafts and equipment, quality shuttle vehicles, professional guides, free helmets, free Coast Guard Approved PFDs (life jackets), free splash gear, safety orientation, our unparalleled guarantee, a complete line of rentals and a full service store with essential river goodies including personalized photos of the trip. We offer changing rooms, bathrooms, free parking and a return shuttle.

Year Round Reservation Service

Our friendly and helpful staff is available year round to plan the best trip for you, as well as to assist with lodging and other quality activities. Our computerized reservation system assures efficiency and accuracy. • Call 970-247-4789 or make a reservation online.

Group Experience

The challenge of the river and the natural team orientation of rafting make for the ideal group outing whether a reunion, corporate, youth, church or scout group. Our extensive experience in leading motivational and group bonding trips (groups from 10-1,000 people) and our diverse array of trip offerings allow us to create the experience that is ideal for your group.

Call our group coordinator to discuss your needs, obtain assistance with all the details and make yourself the hero of your group!

Family Focus / Owner Commitment

We are a family! Alex and Molly, our leaders/owners, are daily managers, guides on the river, trip consultants and greeters. Our team is a family! Let us know what we can do to serve you and your family!