Experience the Difference

We're getting excited for another great water year in 2016 and we'll be running trips again starting May through mid August.   Call any time for questions, reservations or to take advantage of our great early season discounts.  Thanks to all of the locals who recommend us and send people our way.

More miles and more smiles!  Independent Whitewater, Salida's local river connection, offers trips for all difficulty levels. Whether it's  Scenic Salida Floats, advanced whitewater or the longest 1/2 day trip through the Browns Canyon National Monument, we've got a trip to fit your needs.  Experience the difference local Salida ownership and 35 years of experience makes in all of our outstanding rafting packages.  Plus, we end our rafting trips on private property, this helps us beat the crowds and gives you and your group the chance to go through rapids other rafting companies don't do on their half day trips.  Come see why we're the first choice for family fun in Salida!

Wiley and Mike invite you to spend the day with them on any of our great rafting trips led by our experienced and highly trained guides.   We're a local, family owned company in Salida, Colorado with a strong dedication to safety and good old-fashioned American fun. Give us a call today to book the right rafting trip for you and your whole family or group!

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For more great whitewater rafting adventures in Durango, Colorado check out our sister company:

Mountain Waters


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