Colorado River rafting. Photo: Arizona River Runners

Top 5: River Rafting Adventures (Fall-Winter 2012)

The Top 5 River Rafting Adventures — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:

Salt River Rafting

US Hwy. 60 – AZ State Route 77
Mile Marker 293,
Salt River Canyon, AZ 85501
(800) 425-5253
raftthesalt.com
Salt River Rafting offers guided whitewater raft trips in Arizona’s spectacular Upper Salt River Canyon March through May.


Arizona Raft Adventures

4050 E. Huntington Dr.,
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(800) 786-RAFT (7238)
azraft.com
With an emphasis on adventure, education and fun, whitewater rafting on the Colorado River allows you to see places you have never seen before, do things you’ve never done before, and awake every morning to beauty so breathtaking, the images will last a lifetime.


Yuma River Tours

1920 Arizona Ave.,
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 783-4400
yumarivertours.com
Offers a variety of jet-boat tours, including day trips with stops at historic sites, student field trips, canoe trips, photography and birding trips, or custom charters. For a relaxing cruise, take a lunch or dinner cruise aboard the Colorado King sternwheeler.


Arizona River Runners

P.O. Box 47788,
Phoenix, AZ 85068
(800) 477-7238
raftarizona.com
Since 1970, Arizona River Runners has provided complete Grand Canyon whitewater rafting trips on the Colorado River.


Colorado River Discovery

130 6th Ave.,
Page, AZ 86040
(888) 522-6644
raftthecanyon.com
Colorado River Discovery offers smoothwater float trips perfect for the entire family (ages four years and older).

Experience AZ Fall-Winter 2012