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Father’s Day Trips For The Dad Who Loves Adventure


Skip the tie and watch this year and get Dad something he will never forget… Adventure! These are our Top 5 Adventures that you can enjoy we Dad.


Gunnison River Gorge Overnight Rafting Trip – “The Baby Grand”

The Gunnison Gorge starts just outside the majestic Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. With remarkable Black Granite cliffs and canyons, this stretch of river is like nothing you have ever seen. With days of playful whitewater, gourmet food at night, and sleeping under star-filled skies, the Gunnison Gorge is an amazing treat for the whole family.

Learn more about our Gunnison River Fishing and Rafting Trips here.


Inflatable Kayaking Lessons

Let’s knock off some of those bucket list goals this Father’s Day by learning a new skill. An inflatable kayak, or duckie, is a stable, easy-to-maneuver watercraft to get down any river. Learn to paddle through rapids and really enjoy the river. We provide the equipment, knowledge, and lunch, while you bring your enthusiasm to get out on the river!  After learning the basics and safety protocol you and your family can take these new skills to rivers and lakes all over.

Check out all of the kayak lessons that DVK has to offer.


Arkansas River Whitewater Rafting Trip – Browns Canyon

It’s easy to see why Browns Canyon National Monument is the most popular destinations for whitewater rafting in Colorado. Its family friendly, beautiful, and so much fun! Doesn’t matter if your Dad is an expert or a first timer on the river, Browns Canyon is fun for all.  Book a full day of rafting this Father’s Day and DVK will provide lunch, entertainment, and an unforgettable trip down the river.

View all of our Arkansas River Trips here.


Continental Divide and Peaks Bike Ride

Saint Elmo is a 1880 ghost town tucked away high up in the Collegiate Peaks Mountain Range. With a short shuttle up to the town, we guide you through the streets of this historic town by pedal power. After exploring this peculiar town, ride down the mountain through eclectic backroads and single track with amazing views of the Princeton Chalk Cliffs. End the day with a picnic style lunch for a unique and special Father’s Day adventure.

Book your mountain bike adventure with DVK today.


Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort

After a long day of rafting and biking adventures, unwind, recap about the day, and relax at the remarkable Mt. Princeton Hot Springs. Enjoy fine dining, cocktails, a massage, or just soak up the natural minerals in the hot springs. The resort offers many different pools, from natural pools located in the river, to large lap pools.  The valley features many other hot spring pools including Joyful Journeys Hot Springs, Salida Hot Springs, and Cottonwood Hot Springs.

Also check out another great near by hot spring and spa at Joyful Journey! 


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