Safety

River Rafting Safety is Our # 1 Priority with Mild to Wild!

Watch the Colorado River Outfitters Association (CROA) Safety Video here to prepare for your trip!

  • True river professionals  guide you down the river & share their love and knowledge of the river with you.
  • Free helmets available on all trips.
  • Coast Guard approved Personal Flotation Devices.
  • Our trip leaders set the standard with an average 2,000 river miles (the state requires 750 river miles).
  • State certified, in-house guide training ensures quality.
  • First Aid and CPR certification for all guides.
  • Owner Operated.
  • Instructional and safety orientation prior to launch.
  • State-of-the-art self-bailing rafts include your option of participating in a paddle raft or relaxing in an oar raft.
  • Adjustments of age levels, river sections or trip cancellation (and full refund) due to dangerous conditions.
  • Staff escorted shuttle for younger children around Smelter Rapid in the Lower Animas River at high water levels.
  • Small guide to customer ratios on our high adventure trips