Colorado Family Rafting and Summer Vacations

Capturing Life's Extraordinary Adventure with Your Family

Family white water rafting trips and adventure vacations on the Arkansas river in Browns CanyonNoah's is committed to making your family vacation unforgettable. We offer the best in Colorado family adventure vacations including Arkansas River white water rafting trips , Gunnison River canoeing trips, horseback riding, fishing, rock climbing, and Rocky Mountain camping and hiking trips. We want to help you share the magic of nature and the outdoors with your kids and host the most memorable family vacation or reunion.


Imagine your family floating down the river..... no television, no phone, no kids consumed with texting... pulling into your riverside camp, and falling asleep to the whisper of the kids recounting the day's great memories and experiences.

We've had lots of practice delivering top quality family adventure vacations. Nowhere in Colorado will you find an outdoor adventure company that is more family-oriented and family-friendly than Noah's Ark! We have over 30 years of experience operating family vacation trips for those who want to spend their summer exploring Colorado's great rivers and mountains.


 Looking for a Father/Son trip?

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for the details of our Father/Son Adventure, designed to create time to grow the relationship between father & son.

Colorado Family Adventure Trips

An Industry leader - Since 1983


/media2/images/crop_255_140/river/arkansas_river_colorado_5655.jpg Browns Canyon 1/2 Day White Water Rafting Class III 1/2 Day Colorado's most popular whitewater trip on the Arkansas River! We have two launches daily from our unique private put-in - conveniently saving you extra time and driving. Great family trip! Families
/media2/images/crop_255_140/river/browns_canyon_colorado_1129.jpg Browns Canyon Full-Day White Water Rafting Class III to III+ Rapids 20 Miles Full Day Double the fun and double the miles through Browns Canyon and enjoy breathtaking scenery, towering granite walls, amazing rock formations and thrilling rapids! Meals Families
/media2/images/crop_255_140/aerial_park/img_3730.jpg Aerial Adventure Park & Paddle Morning Adventure Park Afternoon Rafting Spend the morning in Browns Canyon Adventure Park. After breaking for lunch, enjoy an afternoon of Rafting through Colorado's Browns Canyon. Meals Families Groups Ministries
/media2/images/crop_255_140/packges/slide_girl_on_float.jpg Raft and Soak Raft the Arkansas Soak in Chalk Creek 1/2 Day Rafting / Afternoon Soak at Mt. Princeton Hot Springs: Morning white water rafting trip on Browns Canyon; lunch in our riverside pavilion; afternoon soak in the beauty of Mt. Princeton Hot Springs resort. (Family Pkg. 2) Meals Families Ministries
/media2/images/crop_255_140/climbing/colorado_rock_climbing_0083.jpg.jpg Half Day Rock Climb The Perfect Morning or Afternoon Challenge Come enjoy 3 hours of rock climbing and rappelling at one of our various rock climbing sites, all located in the shadows of the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness Area. Families Groups Ministries
/media2/images/crop_255_140/climbing/colorado_rock_climbing_51.jpg Rock Climb and Raft Morning Rock Climb Afternoon Rafting 1/2 Day Climb / 1/2 Day Rafting with 2 meals: Morning half-day rock climb and rappel; afternoon rafting on Browns Canyon. Lunch and dinner included! (Family Pkg 6)
Meals Families

/media2/images/crop_255_140/river/inflatable_kayak_final.jpg Fishermen's Bridge Ducky Trip Moderate 2 Hours Paddle 5 scenic miles of class II water. Experience the river in your own inflatable. Great for beginners or experienced rafters looking for a new experience. Families Groups
/media2/images/crop_255_140/horses/horses_103_0357.jpg Paddle and Saddle Paddle your Raft Saddle your Horse! 1/2 day rafting in Browns Canyon, 2 hour horseback ride: Morning white water rafting trip on Browns Canyon; lunch in our riverside pavilion; 2 hour horseback ride. (Family Pkg. 1) Meals Families
/media2/images/crop_255_140/packges/2008_pics1_014.jpg Raft and Rail Arkansas River Raft Trip Scenic Train Ride 1/2 Day of whitewater rafting followed by a 2 Hour Scenic Train Ride with Leadville, Colorado and Southern Railroad (Family Pkg. 3) Meals Families
/media2/images/crop_255_140/packges/jeeps.jpg On-River and Off-Road Arkansas River Raft Trip Jeep Tour 1/2 Day Rafting / 1/2 Day Guided Jeep Tour: Morning white water rafting trip on Browns Canyon; lunch in our riverside pavilion; afternoon High Country Guided Jeep Tour, Colorado's affordable Rocky Mountain adventure! (Family Pkg. 4) Meals Families
/media2/images/crop_255_140/river/arkansas_river_camping.jpg Rock Climb and Overnight Raft Trip Morning Rock Climb, Overnight Raft Trip 2 days 1/2 Day Rock Climbing / Overnight Browns Canyon (minimum group size: 5, maximum group size: 20): Morning half-day rock climb and rappel followed by the overnight rafting trip. (Family Pkg 7) Meals Camping Families Groups Ministries
/media2/images/crop_255_140/llamas/colorado_llamas_2813.jpg.jpg Raft and Llama Trek All Day Raft, All Day Llama Trek 2 days Full Day Rafting / Full Day Llama Trek with 5 meals: All day rafting trip through Browns Canyon and all day llama trek adventure high into the pristine Colorado wilderness. (Family Pkg. 5) Meals Camping Families

We know your time is valuable - and so are your relationships with your family!

The Staff was the difference!  Rafting was the
highlight of our vacation.
As a family-owned business, we know the value of holding high standards of professionalism and are dedicated to taking the absolute best care of our guests.

We are widely recognized as an industry leader.   Our Colorado-based staff is rigorously trained in all areas of our operations, to ensure the well-being of your family during your time with us.

Whether it's a family rafting trip or a wilderness backpacking trip, our guides will delight in giving your family the Colorado outdoor experience of a lifetime.   Find out which Noah's Ark Colorado family vacation trip is the perfect choice for you.

Noah's Ark - where traditions are formed and memories are made.


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    learn how we accommodate your specific needs.

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Check our out our Arkansas River rafting page for other river trip ideas.   And don't forget to consult with our reservations staff about places to stay and other activities in the Arkansas River valley-the heart of the Colorado Rockies.