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Meet Big River Raft Trips


Discover the thrill of adventure and the beauty of nature with Big River Raft Trips in Pilar, New Mexico, nestled along the majestic Rio Grande. At, we offer a variety of unforgettable rafting experiences that cater to all levels of adventure seekers.

Big River Raft Trips is a full-service river outfitter, renowned for our exceptional whitewater rafting excursions in the Rio Grande Gorge, including the world-famous Taos Box. For those looking for a shorter, action-
packed adventure, our half-day Racecourse Rapids trip is a must-try, promising the most fun you’ll have on the water.

In addition to our exhilarating whitewater adventures, we also offer fantastic scenic float trips that showcase the stunning landscapes of the Rio Grande. These trips are perfect for all ages, making them ideal for families, nature enthusiasts, and anyone looking to unwind and enjoy the river’s serene beauty.

Our guides are the best in town, known for their expertise, professionalism, and passion for the river. They ensure that every trip is enjoyable, providing insights into the local environment, wildlife, and history of the area. Their enthusiasm and storytelling make each rafting trip an educational and memorable experience.

Celebrating 40 years of excellence and a perfect safety record, Big River Raft Trips is locally owned by a fourth-generation New Mexican. We offer half-day and full-day river trips on the Rio Grande, with rapids ranging from class one to five. Our delightful lunches and commitment to proper etiquette ensure a heavenly experience both on and off the water.

We accommodate all types of groups, offering private trips and special group rates. Whether you’re seeking the excitement of whitewater rapids or the tranquility of a scenic float, Big River Raft Trips provides the perfect adventure.

Join us for an unforgettable journey on the Rio Grande. Visit to book your rafting adventure today and discover why we are the preferred choice for river rafting!

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