Great beer is plentiful in the Royal Gorge Region and a perfect way to wrap up your day of adventure and exploration. Check out the following restaurants for some of the best beers and atmospheres the region has to offer.

White Water Bar & Grill

Enjoy this riverside retreat attached to Royal Gorge Rafting and Zipline Tours. The restaurant’s rustic western-style bar and great amenities make this an awesome place to relax before or after your rafting or zipline adventures.

Enjoy live, free music on the weekends, the Outdoor Oasis Margarita Bar or Corona Cove, a shaded outdoor beer garden.

8 Mile Bar & Grill

8 Mile Bar & Grill is part of Echo Canyon Rafting. Enjoy gorgeous mountain views, Colorado crafted beers, patio seating, and great food. Plenty of indoor and patio seating is enhanced by a selection of Colorado-crafted beers, giving you a perfect place to reflect on your river—or non-river—adventure.

Royal Gorge Brewing Co. & Restaurant

Nestled in the heart of Historic Downtown Cañon City, Royal Gorge Brewing Co. & Restaurant is a classic Southern Colorado brewery. Located less than a mile from world-class rafting, kayaking, and fly-fishing, the Royal Gorge Brewing Co. & Restaurant is a great way to end a day full of excitement.

Florence Brewing Company

Through the use of unexpected, innovative, and local ingredients, Florence Brewing Company’s brewers create unique, small batch beers found nowhere else. Combined with a cozy neighborhood setting and the spirit of community and family, Florence Brewing Company is a place with exceptional beer and hometown atmosphere.