Telluride Whitewater Rafting

San Miguel River

The San Miguel River is considered one of the funnest white water rafting trips in Southwest Colorado, despite how well it flies under the radar! Located just 25 minutes west of Telluride, rafting the San Miguel is easily one of the best things to do in the area. This is the kind of rafting trip that doesn’t require any experience, just the ability to paddle and readiness for a hoot and a holler.  

Special Ways We Care for You on the San Miguel River:

  • Smaller group sizes for a more pristine experience
  • Spot communication for added safety when inside the remote sections
  • Quality trip leaders with an average of 2,000 river miles of experience (Colorado only requires 750 miles)
  • Different boat options for various water levels and adventure desires
  • Free helmets and free splash jackets
  • Wetsuit rentals available
  • Small guide to customer ratio averaging 1 to 4 (6 max)

San Miguel River Safety Talk - group circled around guide with trees - Mild to Wild