FAMILY OWNED AND OPERATED SINCE 1969
Since 1969, Dvorak Expeditions has been offering family friendly whitewater rafting deals. Bill and Jaci raised their own family on these rivers, and know how much time and planning it takes for a fun family vacation with kids. Your kids (and your inner child) will have the time of your lives.
We take care of the details! On our family adventures, you will discover the easy-going parent inside of you—as we take the controls and organize, set up and manage each detail so you can have fun. Enjoy custom tailored activities for all ages – like fishing, stand up paddling, kayaking and more. Together, you will experience a delightful and unforgetable trip. That’s River Magic !
Small party BIG fun! Your family’s river journey comes with excellent chefs to make tasty snacks and meals, entertaining staff – who break out in song and dance at the most unique moments – will incite enthusiasm from your whole bunch. Most importantly, these seasoned guides also qualify for our outstanding safety standards that bring us high ratings on Trip Advisor and Yelp, as well as many referrals and return guests.
Meet travelers from all over the world and share common interests in nature, wilderness, conservation. River Magic will follow you home with joyful memories, and bring you back again with your children and your children’s children in tow.
DVK’s Family Expeditions Offer You:
- Family package discount rates for 3-6 persons on 2, 3 & 4 day trips. Colorado, San Miguel, North Platte Rivers.
- Kids Go Free* trips on the Green and Rio Grande rivers from 5, 6 & 7 day trips.
- Family Reunions are a specialty on our Arkansas River Valley Combinations. See Multi Sport packages page to add more adventure choices for your group.
About Our Guides
Each a Chef! Our professional, experienced guides have amazing talents that include preparing delicious healthy meals by ‘Dutch Oven Baking’ methods. We use fresh meats, vegetables, and breads. We can accommodate special dietary needs and requests, as well.
They know the needs of children and parents in the wilderness. Dvorak’s runs on 8 different rivers in five states with trips suitable for kids as young as 4 years (45 pounds weight limit). Dvorak guides enjoy their leadership role as camp ‘Play, Laugh & Learn Director’ , organizing games, side canyon hikes and entertainment for all ages.
Safety Experts! Our guides go through rigorous training in whitewater safety, first aid, and lifesaving skills. Each is a certified professtional, and hand chosen as the best from our own classes.
Want to become a river guide? We’ve got the course recognized worldwide as one the best in the industry! Look into training for a life of outdoor fun and leadership.
*KIDS GO FREE – SEE DATES
- Special dates apply
- Must be 5-12 years old
- Maximum 2 FREE per family/ 1 child per parent/guardian
- MINIMUM 45 Pounds
- Additional costs not included: Air shuttle from Grand Junction, CO or Green River, UT to the river launch site and sales tax, government use fee (4%) and pilot fee per person.
Desolation + Gray Canyons | Family Rafting Trip | Green River, UT
Location: Green River, UT
Distance: 84 Miles
Duration: 6 Days
Activity Level: Moderate
Pricing: From $1000 per person
Northgate Canyon | Multi Day | Family Rafting Trip | North Platte River, CO/WY
Location: North Platte River, CO/WY
Distance: 23-38 Miles
Duration: 2 or 3 Days
Activity Level: Moderate
Pricing: From $323 Per Person