Paragon Guides – Paragon Guides is one of Colorado’s premier guide services providing quality outdoor adventures since 1978, throughout the White River National Forest of the central Rocky Mountain region and along the now famous 10th Mountain Division Hut System. They offer a variety of back country adventures including llama trekking, mountain biking, wilderness camping, mountaineering, back country fishing and classic rock climbing. Their participatory approach to guiding has given many individuals and families a true sense of personal involvement in their adventure experience.
Frisco, CO 970 668-1548, Toll Free: 877 747-7238
KODI is the only rafting outfitter owned and operated by a third generation Colorado boating family! KODI Rafting prides itself on providing a safe, exciting and adventurous trip for all of its guests. From Mild float trips to class IV whitewater; we can select the perfect trip for you. KODI was named Summit County’s Favorite Rafting Company Five Years in a Row!
Highside Adventure Tours – P.O. Box 4726, Frisco, CO; 80443
phone: 970-668-1228; toll free: 800-997-3448
For whitewater rafting trips on the Colorado, Arkansas, and Clear Creek rivers look to Highside Adventure Tours. Located in Summit County only minutes from Denver, Colorado, it’s easy to get your group into a raft and on the best whitewater rivers in the state. Highside has something for everyone, from adrenaline-pumping whitewater on the Arkansas to enjoyable scenic raft trips on the Colorado River.
Good Times Rafting – P.O. Box 4726, Frisco,CO; 80443
phone: (970) 453-5559; toll free: (800) 808-0357
Good Times Rafting offers Colorado whitewater rafting trips minutes from Denver, Buena Vista, Breckenridge, Vail and Aspen, on four of Colorado’s most exciting whitewater rivers: the Colorado, Arkansas, Blue and Clear Creek. With half, full and multi day trips available, at three convenient locations: Buena Vista, Frisco and Idaho Springs; you will find a large selection of trips for all ages and abilities.
River Runners – 24070 CR 301; Buena Vista, CO; 81211
phone: 719-395-2466; toll free: 800-525-2081 ; fax: 719-395-3201
“”The Whitewater Professionals”” Our 35th year! Half, Full, and Multi-day trips for all ages and abilities. Private beach, riverside campground, volleyball, and hot showers await your group. Two locations, Buena Vista / Royal Gorge.
Performance Tours – PO Box 7305; Breckenridge, CO; 80424
phone: 970-453-0661; toll free: 800-328-7238; fax: 719-395-5723
Based in Breckenridge, Buena Vista and the Royal Gorge, we offer rafting trips ranging from family adventure to extreme whitewater excitement. We raft the Colorado, Blue, and Arkansas Rivers, offering part-day to multi-day trips with spectacular mountain & canyon scenery. Our record for safety and customer satisfaction has made us one of the most trusted, and highly respected outfitters in Colorado.
Arkansas Valley Adventures – 40671 Hwy. 24 N; Buena Vista, CO; 81211
phone: 719-486-2827; toll free: 800-370-0581
AVA offers world class whitewater rafting trips on 5 rivers at 6 outposts in Central Colorado! They offer transportation to guests staying in Summit County. Choose from mild float trips, family friendly whitewater, or the biggest Class V adrenaline rush in the state! Whatever you choose, AVA is dedicated to making your adventure in Colorado truly unforgettable. Check the web site or give a call 7 days a week.
Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting – 800 370 0581 or 970 423 7031
Breckenridge Whitewater offers the highest quality outdoor adventure packages in the Rocky Mountain region. They take pride in providing their guests with the best service in the industry and the best equipment available. Their years of experience and their unmatched professionalism will clearly set them apart when you raft with them.
Bike Rental and Downhill Rides
Mountain View Sports – They are directly across the street from condos and for bicycle rentals and the downhill Vail Pass bike ride. Scot, the owner, offers great service and prices. Try the ride down the Vail Pass. It is a hoot! Call Mountain View Sports at 970 468-0396.
Family Fun Parks
Breckenridge Family Fun Park – located at Peak 8 in Breckenridge, offers everything from a “Super Slide” luge run, chair-lift rides, super-put miniature golf, a zip line, a maze, sky fly power trampoline and a climbing wall.
The Raven Golf Course – is rated as Colorado’s number one mountain course! They are located at Three Peaks in Silverthorne, Colorado. Call for reservations at 970 262-3636 or visit their web site for more information.
Keystone Resort Golf Courses – Keystone has two championship 18 hole golf courses, The Ranch course and The River course. Both are in a beautiful mountain setting. For tee times, just call 800-464-3494. Course details can be found on their web site at
Other Area Golf Courses – can be found on the Golf Links web site located at:
Rock Climbing sites
Vail Rock and Ice Guides – Vail’s oldest year round climbing guide service. Our extensive knowledge of the surrounding climbing areas allows us to create an experience that you or your family will not forget. We work with all ability levels, beginner to advanced, kids and adults both. All necessary equipment is provided.
Rusty Spurr Ranch – Call 970 468-4732
Are you ready for an adventure? Welcome to the Rusty Spurr Ranch, Colorado’s premier horse outfit! From punchin’ cattle on 10,000 plus acres of open range, to riding through the tranquil aspen and evergreen filled mountain forests surrounded by unrivaled panoramic views, we have something for everyone. A ride with us will make you feel as though you stepped back in time 150 years to the days when the Ute Indians rode the very same land. Open Tuesday-Sunday.
The Keystone Stables – Located within the resort. They offer trail rides for all levels of riders. Check out their site for complete details.
Summit County Explorer – Check out their web site for information in the many hikes available within the area. They offer a great deal if information for your use.
Continental Divide ATV Tours – 970 668-5323
Ride the Continental Divide with Colorado’s highest ATV tour company, located on the headwaters of the Arkansas River. We invite you to experience one of the most scenic and historic areas in the state. Our trail system is surrounded Colorado’s highest Fourteeners, Mount Elbert and Mount Massive. Views of nearby Turquoise Lake and high mountain streams will seduce your soul. Two hour guided tours offered daily.
Boating and Boat Rentals
Lake Dillon Marina – Located just 6 miles from Ski Run condos, offers both motor boat and sail boat rentals. They have a web site that gives complete details and prices.