Water Activities

Family Rafting Trip - Clear Creek Gold Rush

Idaho Springs, CO

From: $163.00 7 Options Available
Based on 1 Adult, 1 Youth
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Idaho Springs, CO

Get the whole family together for an adventure on the Clear Creek with a Family Rafting Trip in Idaho Springs!

  • Experience providers are recipients of TripAdvisor's "Certificate of Excellence" award for 5 consecutive years
  • Conquer over 10 Class II and III rapids
  • Half-day experience includes wetsuit, splash jacket, rafting helmet, life jacket and a paddle
  • Great beginner trip through a scenic gorge and only 30 minutes from Denver!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Mid-May - Labor Day:
Daily - 8:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 2:45 PM and 6:00 PM

Essential Information
  • Rapids range from Class II-III
  • Participants must be at least 6 years old, 50 pounds, and in good physical condition during normal water levels
  • Higher water levels require may require older participants 
  • If water levels are higher than normal, the minimum age may be 10 years old
  • Adult pricing is for participants 13 years of age or older
  • Please call Virgin Experience Gifts at 866-525-6839 for pricing options not listed
Approximately 3-4 hours
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
Up to 7 participants per raft.
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Participants should wear a bathing suit, sunscreen, and shoes that stay securely on your feet. Flip flops are not allowed. Dri-FIT clothing recommended if wearing over a bathing suit. Wet suits, splash jacket, life jacket, helmet and paddles are all provided.
What is the minimum age?
Participants must be at least 6 years old, however if the water is too high or considered more intermediate, the minimum age is 10 years old. Participants ages 6-12 are considered youth, call Virgin Experience Gifts at 866-525-6839 for special pricing.
What if it rains?
This experience is weather dependent. If it is cancelled due to weather, you will reschedule directly with the experience provider.
What class rapids will we do?
Your group will face Class II and III rapids throughout this rafting trip.
Is lunch or dinner included in this experience?
No, this half day experience does not include lunch or dinner.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling may be allowed, however rescheduling within 14 days of your experience and outside 48 hours before the trip will result in a 15% change fee of the total cost of the experience. No rescheduling will be allowed within 48 hours of your experience.

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