This guided fun-yak tour lets you paddle your own inflatable kayak down the mighty races course rapids of the Rio Grande River!
Big River Rafts most popular trip! Rates Person (ages 16 and over): $80 Child (ages 15 and under): $80 Duration 3 hours About Big River Rafts' most popular trip, rated
- All Ages Ages All Ages
- Half-Day Duration Half-Day
Our Most Popular Rafting Trips
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About Big River Raft Trips
Big River Raft Trips offers whitewater river trips on the Rio Grande in Northern New Mexico. A class three section called the Racecourse. around 6 miles long. with fun and excitement for the whole family. we take 6 year old and up. places for swimming and a jump rock too!~ Wahoo!
MOST TRIPS INCLUDE
We supply all rafting equipment: Boat, Jacket, Paddle, Wet Suit Booties, Warm Fuzzy Clothing, Dry Bags, Return Shuttle, & Interpretive River Guide.
Hat, sunscreen, water bottle, quick drying clothes (synthetics work best), wear bathing suits on hot days with a sweater or light jacket on cool days. Soft sole shoes or sandals with heel straps. “Cotton is not recommended.”
WE ALSO OFFER
Masseuse del Rio, Bed & Breakfast on the river, Hot Air Balloon Rides, Mountain Bike Tours, Llamas Treks, Canyon Hikes, and an Internationally acclaimed Chef.
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Rock Climbing Adventures
New Mexico and more specifically Taos County, has some of the best rock climbing in the state. From the scenic desert to the breath-taking mountain vistas, our professional and experienced rock climbing guides will take you through an your New Mexico rock climbing adventure safely and securely. Our guides and rock climbing instructors are chosen for their experience and skill levels. Ask about our guided hiking adventures through the beautiful canyons of Taos New Mexico.
For the ultimate Taos New Mexico adventure trip vacation, spend the morning rappelling and experience the vertical world of rock climbing then head out and take a refreshing raft trip down the Rio Grande River.
Beginner Rock Climbing
No experience necessary. Ages 7 to 80. General introduction to technique and procedure. Hands on instruction includes: climbing communication, safety procedures and moving on the rock. The first time climbers will be introduced to varying degrees of height and difficulty, gradually. You will be introduction to basic knots, belay and rapped techniques. The designed this course to be a fun climbing adventure for everyone. Perfect for family climbs.
Intermediate Rock Climbing
For rock climbers with previous experience but still limited skills. We will review of the basic knots, rope handling and safety procedures. The Rock Climbs are easy to moderate in difficulty. Emphasis is on improving climbing technique. We can help you make the transition from the indoor climbing wall to the rock face with ease.
Advanced Rock Climbing
For confident, experienced rock climbers ready for a more difficult challenge. This includes multipitch climbs of increasing difficulty. Instruction in leading with a top rope belay. Tips on rope handling and sport climbing techniques will be covered in this climbing adventure.