Rafting Trips

Select your trip below. If you don’t know where to start, generally a float trip or class III adventure series trips are great for first-time rafters. For high adrenaline seekers with swimming ability or groups with previous experience, an adrenaline series trip may suit you.

All participants will be required to sign a Release Waiver prior to the trip. The release can be found on the footer of this website also.

*Sage Outdoor Adventures operates under special use permits from the USDA Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management. Sage is an equal opportunity provider.

TXUpper Colorado // class II // Colorado River

2021 SEASON: May – September

A popular trip for explorers of all ages. Discover Colorado’s beauty as you float through scenic canyons, play in swimming holes, and splash through waves.  Drive to Sage’s Colorado River Outpost in Dotsero, and embark on river trip from there. You will check in, get some gear, and jump in a shuttle that takes you 6 miles up the river. You will then float back down to the outpost in Dotsero.


9:30 AM, 1:00PM, 4:30pm

DURATION: 2 hours

MINIMUM AGE:  2 Years Old


CLASS I-II – A family friendly experience with small rapids, a few splashes and lots of opportunities to play in the River!

Upper Colorado (class II)


$99 Adult

$79 Child 2-12

TXGuided Inflatable Kayak “Duckie” Trip // class II // Colorado River

1/2 Day Upper Colorado (Class I-II) Ducky Trip | Colorado River

Perfect for anyone looking for a more hands on approach to the Colorado River! Challenge yourself to best the Class II rapids alongside your family, new friends, and guide!

Can you handle being the navigator of your very own Ducky along the Class II Colorado River?

Enjoy the sights of Colorado while paddling yourself and a friend down the Colorado river, guided by our exceptional staff. Comparable to a splashy class III, this adventure puts you right in the middle of the rapids!

Laugh with your buddy (or to yourself if going solo!) as you learn to lean into the splash and go with the flow (literally!).

Drive to Sage’s Colorado River outpost in Dotsero, and embark on river trip from there. You will check in, get some gear, and jump in a shuttle that takes you up the river. You will then float back down to the outpost in Dotsero.

While certainly thrilling to be right on top of the action, we take children as young as 6 years old!

Season: May – September

Trips are offered daily at 2PM

Trips begin at our river outpost in Dotsero. The exact meet up location for your adventure and directions will be included in your confirmation email.

Guided Inflatable Kayak “Duckie” Trip (class II)

Pick Up Time: 2:00PM

$109 Adult

$109 Child

TXShoshone Triple Thriller // class III // Colorado River

2021 SEASON: August 21 – September 26

Smash through epic class III rapids deep in the crevice of world renowned Glenwood Canyon. Then get out, shuttle back up, and DO THE RAPIDS AGAIN!

Colorado Rafting trip

You will be meeting at Sage’s Colorado River Outpost at the mouth of Glenwood Canyon. The river put in is only 12 minutes away! You will leave all your valuables and dry clothing in your car. We will depart to the river and return from the river in river gear. Usually people prefer to wear a swimsuit or athletic clothing that is fine getting wet. Wetsuits and booties are available at no cost if preferred.

All Participants must meet at the Colorado River Outpost for this adventure. No transportation from your accommodation provided.

Minimum age 12

Shoshone Triple Thriller (class III)

Pick Up Time: Self Drive - Meet at Dotsero Outpost 10:15 AM


TXPrivate Rafting Trips

All of the above trips are group activities. If you would like for your party to have its own guide, we can set that up.

Call us for pricing.