Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides (CWRAG) Horseback Riding and Whitewater Rafting Tours provide exciting and unique Colorado experiences. The tours take place in driving distance from Boulder, Denver, Estes Park, Winter Park, Grand Lake and Rocky Mountain National Park and offer great insight into the wonders of Colorado.
Our horseback riding tours are trail rides close to Denver, Boulder, and Estes Park and offer an unforgettable western horseback riding experience. Our whitewater rafting trips range from novice (easy) family trips to wild exciting class IV or V rapids. The rivers, Clear Creek and Upper Colorado Rivers are easy access for day trips.
Come experience an intimate and unique Colorado horseback riding and whitewater rafting experience that is truly one of a kind!
Classifications of rapids:
CLASS I – Moving water with a few riffles or small waves, few or no obstructions.
CLASS II – Easy rapids with predictable waves, clear passages, and wide channels;
some maneuvering required
CLASS III – Moderately difficult rapids with irregular waves and some complex maneuvering required to avoid obstacles
CLASS IV – Difficult rapids with complex channels, waves, and hydraulics. Precise maneuvering in turbulent waters is often required to avoid significant obstacles.
CLASS V – Extremely difficult, long and violent rapids with highly congested routes that often follow each other without interruption. Precise maneuvering in very turbulent waters is required.