Summit County is one of the most scenic counties in Colorado. To many, Summit County is Colorado’s high country, home to four world-class ski resorts and some of the most-visited mountain peaks in Colorado.
Though Summit County’s reputation was made by its world-class ski mountains — Arapahoe Basin, Copper, Keystone, Breckenridge and Vail are just minutes away — its warm-weather outdoor activities are just as fabulous. Visit for hiking, biking, fly fishing, horseback riding and the don’t-miss thrill of Colorado white water rafting.
Summit County White Water Rafting Choices
Convenient to Summit County, Clear Creek rafting trips start in the historic mining town of Idaho Springs, on I-70 about 45 minutes east of Summit County. Our Clear Creek Summit County rafting trips include half-day and third-day trips for all ages and all levels. The Clear Creek page describes all your rafting options, including some fun rafting combinations such as a half day rafting trip followed by a thrilling zipline adventure.
All rafting trips include rafts, helmets, personal flotation device, basic instruction and a professional, highly-skilled river rafting guide.
Additional Summit County Offerings
Summit County rafting is surely one of the great adventures this area offers, but it’s only part of the fun. Beautiful Lake Dillon offers boating, sailing, fishing, sunning and the clear reflection of the astonishingly blue Colorado skies. There are numerous art and music festivals throughout the summer and fall, as well as charming towns to explore including Breckenridge, Dillon, Silverthorne (with factory outlet shopping) and Frisco. World-class dining, nearby national parks, the White River National Forest, hiking, biking, horseback riding, fishing and Summit County rafting make Summit County the perfect Colorado destination.
For more information about Summit County, Colorado white water rafting choices and the adventures that await, contact us today and let us help you plan a memorable Summit County rafting adventure.
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