Taos: Rio Grande Racecourse Whitewater Adventure


Embark on an exciting Class III whitewater adventure during your vacation in New Mexico. Paddle your way down the Rio Grande with your family or friends in style, even if you're a first-timer.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 14 days in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    3 hour


  • Highlights
    • Get an adrenaline rush as you sail over rapids on a white water adventure
    • Learn how to paddle effectively and safely for a fun trip down the river
    • Paddle along the Rio Grande like an expert following your guide's advice
    • Take in majestic sights during your guided tour, including Souse Hole rapids
    • Admire the captivating landscape along this family-friendly guided tour
  • Full description
    Spend your morning or afternoon on an unforgettable half-day whitewater adventure just south of Taos. Learn how to paddle and safely sail down the rapids from your instructor guide. Follow the Rio Grande rapids passing by sites such as Big Rock, the Narrows, and Souse Hole.
    Upon arrival at the meeting point, climb into the shuttle to be taken to the river, where you'll be given all the necessary safety and rafting equipment by your guide. Listen to the safety briefing and watch a demonstration of paddling techniques to make the Class III rapids adventure a breeze.
    Then, climb into the raft and start paddling as you follow your guide along the river. Admire the captivating landscape as your raft sails down the rapids past Big Rock, the Narrows, and Souse Hole. At the end of the tour, take home unforgettable memories from this family-friendly excursion.
  • Includes
    • Tour guide
      Rafting equipment
  • Exclude
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off