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Animas River, Colorado

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III
Length: 6.5 miles
Average Gradient: 27 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.30258
Longitude: -107.86375

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.23646
Longitude: -107.86735


Paddling Rivers Near Animas River, Colorado:

   Whitewater Outfitter - Outlaw Rivers & Jeep Tours, La Plata County, 1 miles away
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   Whitewater Outfitter - 4 Corners Whitewater, La Plata County, 1 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Durango Rafting, La Plata County, 1 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Animas River, La Plata County, 2 miles away
      Class III - 6.5 miles long (32nd St. Park to Purple Cliffs)

   Animas River, La Plata County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III - 12 miles long (Purple Cliffs to State line)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Flexible Flyers Rafting, La Plata County, 6 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Animas River, San Juan/ La Plata County, 15 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.6 miles long (Tacoma to Rockwood Rail Yard)

   Canyon Creek, La Plata County, 16 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (to Animas River)

   Animas River, San Juan County, 19 miles away
      Class I-II - 25 miles long (Cedar Hill to Farmington City Park)

   Hermosa Creek, La Plata County, 20 miles away
      Class IV-V - 24 miles long (Hermosa Park to US 550)

   Dolores River, Dolores / Montezuma County, 26 miles away
      Class II-III - 39 miles long (Rico to McPhee Reservoir)

   Lime Creek, -blank- County, 26 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (1st Gorge)


Hotels near Animas River, Colorado:

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn, Durango
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1.1 miles away
Historic Strater Hotel, Durango
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1.1 miles away
The General Palmer Hotel, Durango
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1.1 miles away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, Durango
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1.2 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites Durango, Durango
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1.3 miles away
DoubleTree By Hilton Durango, Durango
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1.3 miles away
Hampton Inn Durango, Durango
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1.5 miles away
Super 8 Durango, Durango
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1.5 miles away
Quality Inn Durango, Durango
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1.6 miles away
Durango Travelodge, Durango
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1.6 miles away
Days Inn Durango, Durango
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1.6 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Durango, Durango
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1.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Animas River, Colorado:

   La Plata County Fairgrounds, Durango, 1 miles away

   Cotton wood RV Park, Durango, 2 miles away

   United Campgrounds Of Durango, Durango, 3 miles away

   Alpen Rose RV Park, Durango, 5 miles away

   Durango East KOA, Durango, 5 miles away

   K O A Kampgrounds, Durango, 5 miles away

   Junction Creek, Durango, 5 miles away


Public Lands Near Animas River, Colorado:

   Aztec Ruins National Monument, Aztec - NM, 25 miles away

   Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 38 miles away

   Yucca House National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park - CO, 38 miles away

   Navajo State Park, Colorado, 29 miles away

   Mancos State Park, Colorado, 29 miles away

   Navajo Lake State Park, New Mexico, 29 miles away

   San Juan National Forest, Colorado, 34 miles away


Lakes Near Animas River, Colorado:

   Pastorius Reservoir, La Plata , 5 miles away

   Mormon Reservoir, La Plata , 20 miles away



Current weather conditions at Animas River, Colorado
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Local climate location: FORT LEWIS 13 miles away






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