Aspen, CO Based Whitewater Rafting and Fly Fishing Guides
We, at Elk Mountain Expeditions, are excited to show you the awesome rafting and fly fishing the Aspen area has to offer! Our owners, James & Lange, have been boating and fishing in and around Aspen, Colorado and the Roaring Fork Valley their entire lives and are passionate about sharing their love for whitewater rafting and fishing with you & your family!! Our goal at EME is to bring a more personalized and enjoyable experience to your family’s vacation.
We offer a trip for everyone’s adventure level! The Numbers is a spectacular Class IV section of whitewater, located on the Arkansas River. The Upper Roaring Fork is an fun Class II/III trip that is the perfect entry-level whitewater rafting trip for the whole family. If you’re more interested in scenery than excitement, the Lower Roaring Fork is the perfect rafting adventure, complete with beautiful views of Mount Sopris and the occasional wildlife sighting. Try a Stand-up Paddleboard trip through North Star Nature Preserve, just minutes from downtown Aspen!
Elk Mountain Expeditions has teamed up with some of the Roaring Fork Valley's best Fly Fishermen to offer amazing fishing expeditions. Whether your a first time caster or an experienced fisherman, Elk Mountain Anglers has the perfect fly fishing trip for you and your family. We offer wade fishing and float fishing trips depending on what your fishing expectations are.
Our Trip Recommendations!
Come and float the Roaring Fork River in our newest addition to the Elk Mountain Anglers Fleet! Conor and his sleek new RO Dory are ready to take you to all the best fishing holes on the Roaring Fork River.
The Upper Roaring Fork, located just 20 minutes from downtown Aspen, CO, floats through beautiful and scenic Snowmass Canyon! Tackle fun and splashy Class II & III rapids like Snowmass Hole, Toothache, and Abscess.
The Numbers section of the Arkansas River is packed with exciting whitewater and Class IV rapids! Good physical condition and swimming skills are recommended.