Summer’s Here, Where Are You Travelling?

With summer comes travel season. It is currently the perfect time for you and your family to hit the road and travel somewhere you’ve never gone to before. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing destination or seeking a trilling adventure, now is the time to do it. You may, however, be lost on where you should take your family for a vacation. Luckily, here are some of the most popular and fun tourist attractions to visit during the summer.

White Water Rafting In Colorado

If you’ve never been white water rafting before, you definitely want to take a trip doing so this summer. You shouldn’t, however, settle for any boring kayaking or white water rafting trip on any boring river. Luckily, Colorado has some of the most entertaining waters to take you and your family on a memorable and thrilling ride. Specifically, the Clear Creek Rafting Company operates in Colorado and guides adventurers on two different rivers, the Clear Creek that is just west of Denver and the Arkansas River near Colorado Springs. The waters and rides available range from Class II to Class V, meaning that regardless of your skill level, you should be accommodated for the river. In addition, on your way down the river, you will be shown some beautiful and historic scenery that will make the trip all the more enjoyable. Overall, booking a trip with the Clear Creek Rafting Company will ensure a memorable vacation for you and your family.

Visit The Jersey Shore

Regardless on what kind of vacation you’re looking for, the Jersey Shore has you covered. If you are looking for a more scenic and relaxing vacation, take a visit further down south of the shore towards Cape May. It tends to be quieter and more family-friendly in that area. If you are looking for a more exciting and adventurous vacation, visit a beach inside of or around Atlantic City. Between these two polar opposites, every type of atmosphere can be found. In addition, most areas of the Jersey Shore are within a few hours drive to the heart of New York City, where you can spend a day of your vacation as well, if you would like. The Jersey Shore is a popular summer destination for its flexible atmosphere it can offer traveling groups.


For those of you who are on the East Coast, there is no better way to experience the Pacific Ocean then by taking your family to Hawaii. You get the experience of a tropical vacation while not having to fly internationally. In addition, resorts are plentiful in the area, leaving nothing to be desired for a vacation looking for either fun or calm. Besides the waters of Hawaii, you can also experience things you would never get to experience otherwise. The climate of Hawaii supports rainforests on one island and volcanoes on another. You can also experience both national history at landmarks such as the Pearl Harbor Memorial, and the culture of the people of Hawaii. A trip with Hawaii as its destination leaves nothing desired. Everything is quickly accessible between the boat and the plane rides from island to island.

Overall, summer presents the perfect opportunity to take your family adventuring. Whether to Hawaii or Colorado rafting, anything’s possible.

This article, Colorado’s top vacation destinations this summer, was written by Ryan Thomas for Rocky Mountain Whitewater Rafting. Rocky Mountain Whitewater Rafting has guided thousands of whitewater rafting trips on Clear Creek and throughout Colorado.