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Animas River, Colorado

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: IV-V
Length: 24.2 miles
Average Gradient: 80 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.803
Longitude: -107.67259

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.52415
Longitude: -107.78239


Paddling Rivers Near Animas River, Colorado:

   Lime Creek, -blank- County, 4 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (1st Gorge)

   Mineral Creek - South, -blank- County, 8 miles away
      Class V+ - 0.5 miles long (Above South Mineral Camp Ground)

   Canyon Creek, La Plata County, 8 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (to Animas River)

   Animas River, San Juan/ La Plata County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 24.2 miles long (Silverton to Tacoma)

   Animas River, San Juan/ La Plata County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.6 miles long (Tacoma to Rockwood Rail Yard)

   Lime Creek, -blank- County, 9 miles away
      Class V+ - -blank- miles long (2nd Gorge)

   Hermosa Creek, La Plata County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V - 24 miles long (Hermosa Park to US 550)

   Vallecito Creek, La Plata County, 16 miles away
      Class V+ - 1 miles long (1 mile above Vallecito Campground)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Waterwolf, San Miguel County, 17 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Further Adventures, San Miguel County, 17 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   San Miguel River, San Miguel/ Montrose County, 19 miles away
      Class III - 7.3 miles long (Silverpick Road to Fall Creek Road)

   Uncompahgre River, Ouray County, 20 miles away
      Class V+ - 2.2 miles long (Ouray to KOA campground)


Hotels near Animas River, Colorado:

Teller House, Silverton
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9.2 miles away
The Ice House Condominiums, Telluride
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16 miles away
The Ice House Lodge, Telluride
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16 miles away
Camel's Garden, Telluride
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16.1 miles away
New Sheridan Hotel, Telluride
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16.1 miles away
New Sheridan Hotel, Telluride
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16.1 miles away
The River Club, Telluride
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16.2 miles away
River Club, Telluride
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16.2 miles away
Auberge Residences Element 52, Telluride
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16.2 miles away
The Hotel Telluride, Telluride
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16.4 miles away
Inn At Lost Creek, Telluride
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17 miles away
Lumiere Hotel, Telluride
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17 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Animas River, Colorado:

   Lime Creek Campground, San Juan County, 2 miles away

   Little Molas Lake, Silverton, 5 miles away

   Purgatory Campground, La Plata County, 6 miles away

   South Mineral Creek Dispersed, Silverton, 8 miles away

   South Mineral Campground, San Juan County, 8 miles away

   Molas Lake Park, Silverton, 9 miles away

   Hwy 550 - Silverton, Silverton, 9 miles away


Marinas Near Animas River, Colorado:

   Vallecito Doc's Marina, Bayfield, 18 miles away


Public Lands Near Animas River, Colorado:

   Aztec Ruins National Monument, Aztec - NM, 49 miles away

   Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 52 miles away

   Yucca House National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 52 miles away

   San Juan National Forest, Colorado, 18 miles away

   Ridgway State Park, Colorado, 31 miles away

   Navajo Lake State Park, New Mexico, 40 miles away

   Mancos State Park, Colorado, 40 miles away


Lakes Near Animas River, Colorado:

   Vallecito Lake, San Juan , 13 miles away

   Cushman Lake, San Miguel , 17 miles away



Current weather conditions at Animas River, Colorado
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Local climate location: TELLURIDE 17 miles away






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