Kayaking all comes down to two thing – comfort and confidence in your gear. Whether you are just starting out or a seasoned expert, we can answer all your questions as every member of our staff are avid whitewater people. All of our manufacturers work very closely with Golden River Sports to ensure we have the finest quality gear on the market today.
New Purchase Deal
With every new boat or new SUP purchase at full retail, you receive a $100.00 GRS store credit!
Keep this credit on your account and use your $100.00 towards any full priced accessory in our inventory! The list includes paddles, PFD’s (personal floatation devices), helmets, rash guards, thermal wear, gloves, footwear, skull caps, gear bags, shorts, t-shirts, hoodies, nose plugs, ear plugs, paddle wax, books, videos, throw ropes, knives, first aid kits, rescue hardware, float bags, Paco Pads, rescue leashes and everything “dry” - dry suits, dry tops, dry pants, dry bags, dry boxes – YOU NAME IT!
OR you can use up to $100.00 of your demo rental fees towards the purchase of your new boat.
If you are a member of American Whitewater, Colorado Whitewater Association, Pikes Peak Whitewater Club, Trout Unlimited, Colorado Mountain Club, a university/college kayak club, or are taking a lesson from Renaissance Adventure Guides please enjoy a 10-15% discount (some exclusions apply – see store for details). If you would like your club or nonprofit organization to be eligible for discount, please contact the store for an application.
Brands We Carry
Golden River Sports carries a line of premium boats and gear for whitewater and flatwater paddling.
Outfitting & Repairs
Let us help you fit your boat for ultimate comfort and performance. Or if you need a repair to your boat or gear, no matter how big or small, we are here to help!
Join us June 1st at 3pm for a FREE Pyranha Kayaks Demo Day at Clear Creek Whitewater Park in downtown Golden!
The snow is dripping, the rivers are rising, and it's boating time again! Come join us at Golden River Sports for our semi-annual Gear Swap April 21st-23rd!
The grill will be going, the cooler will be full, and there will even be dogs to pet! Oh and a TON of paddling gear that will be on sale too.
Join us at 6:30pm January 19th for another fun filled free movie night!
Join us at the Denver Fly Fishing Show at The Denver Mart January 6th-8th!
Check out our smokin' Holiday Deals! Find the perfect gift for your friends and family!
Join Mountain Toad Brewing and Golden River Sports for a night of Golden holiday fun and festivities!
OFF SEASON kayaking
Open pool sessions on Friday nights in Golden
During the off-season, Renaissance Adventure Guides offers "open" pool sessions on Friday nights at the Golden Rec. Center. Make your reservations with them and let us know what gear you would like to demo!