Boy and Girl Scout Rafting

New Mexico's most experienced provider of raft trips to Scouts

Los Rios takes over 1,000 Scouts and school-group rafters on the river every year. Younger children can learn to appreciate the wilderness in the beautiful, serene Orilla Verde float trip, while older Scouts learn communication, teamwork, and leadership skills in rafts and funyaks on more challenging sections of river. 

Scout trips can range from a fun half-day to a more intensive multi-day overnight adventure with the opportunity to earn several different merit badges. Badges that can be earned with Los Rios include:

• Camping
• Canoeing
• Climbing
• Cycling
• Fishing
• Fly Fishing
• Rowing
• Whitewater

Custom excursions can be designed with different disciplines incorporated.

 Recommended trips:

• Orilla Verde
• Racecourse
• Lower Gorge
• Middle Box Funyak
• Chama 2-day or Chama 3-day
• Rock & Raft 
• Pedal & Paddle 
• Paddle & Saddle
• Fishing


Boy Scout camps

There are several popular Boy Scout camps in the northern New Mexico area, including Philmont, Camp Frank Rand, Camp Zia, and Tres Ritos.