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Event | Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival


The 7th Annual Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival (RGWF) features kayak, stand up paddle board, raft, and river board competitions along with other events to promote the outdoors and an active lifestyle. The RGWF has been selected as the host for the 2015 USA R-6 Rafting Nationals competition and will host some of the best rafting teams in the country.  The festival also includes food, beer, vendors, and entertainment for the entire family.  All proceeds from the event go towards continued expansion of the Whitewater Park, river restoration in Canyon City.