Echo Canyon is the largest commercial river outfitter in the state of Colorado, however, we are still a family operated business offering the finest customer service in the industry. Our raft guides are all trained well beyond the state guide requirements. They all have emergency medical and CPR training and are trained in emergency river rescue techniques. Our rafts and equipment is top notch. Our wetsuit gear is washed after each use and is replaced on a regular basis. We strive to exceed your expectations each and every day.
We look forward to hosting you, your family and friends in the tradition of river excellence that has made Echo Canyon River Expeditions “the most trusted name in rafting” since 1978. Call us at (800) 755-3246 so we can discuss your vacation rafting needs.
The owner of the company, Andy Neinas, has been in the commercial river outfitter industry since 1987. As a dedicated tourism and professional river runner, Andy has held the following positions:
- Chairman, Colorado River Outfitters Association
- Vice President, Arkansas River Outfitters Association
- Board Member, Pikes Peak Country Area Attractions
- Charter Board Member, Fremont County Tourism Committee
- Charter Member, A.H.R.A. Rationing Agreement and Advisory Committee
In addition, Andy has worked in a variety of fields all affiliated with the commercial river industry including wholesale, manufacturing and design of kayak and rafting equipment while the Sales Manager of Stohlquist WaterWare, one of the nation’s leading whitewater apparel manufacturers.
"This was my first time whitewater rafting, and I am definitely hooked! Thanks a million, this was the highlight of my week in Colorado. If I'd known it was this much fun, I would have gone twice or even three times. Awesome!!!"
"All of your staff were professional and very friendly. Because you all made this a memorable experience, my brother and I want to return for more! A half-day just wasn't enough!!!"
"The business you are depends on the people you employ to have a sterling reputation. This is what makes you stand out above the rest, and believe me, you do."
"As Concierge at the Broadmoor Hotel, we would more than happily recommend you to our guests."
"Thanks for helping us make our vacation a safe and fun, memorable experience."
"My wife and I have rafted many rivers and outfits; your company is outstanding and your guides very professional. Thank you!"
"The food your team cooked for us while we were camping was awesome. I will definitely choose your company again and recommend it to others."
"We had the BEST time on our raft ride. We had never done this before and were a bit skeptical. It turned out that we didn't want it to end. THANK YOU for the memories."
"My boys said it was an experience they will never forget."