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Down River Equipment Company

Jefferson county, Colorado whitewater outfitter

 
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The average Colorado whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be harder to run than those in other states, so don't forget that rivers here are not as easy as elsewhere. The wonderful Jefferson County scenery and the beautiful way the water current moves down the stream are reasons enough to come here and paddle. The starting location is a short drive from Boulder. Getting some good exercise and a chance
    to spend some time outdoors are great reasons to come. You might be into whitewater rafting or kayaking or both, doesn't matter, in this general area you'll find lots of paddling spots. There's camping available near Down
River Equipment Company. There are plenty of hotels here if you want to spend a night, but do book a room before you come because it is a very popular destination.

Briefly about the general area:
Going for a hike along the Beaver Brook Trail will let you absorb the natural beauty of this neighborhood. Here at Down River Equipment Company you'll probably meet some people from Arvada. Everybody loves Chatfield Lake State Recreation
 
Area, and since you're here you can take a hike along the Mesa Trail. This is such a great river. Eldorado State Park is a nice site to go if you're at Down River Equipment Company. It is very dehydrated here at Down River Equipment Company usually. May is when you get the most rain here while January is the month with the least amount of precipitation. Summertime at Down River Equipment Company arrives with high temperatures in the 80's. During the dark hours of summer temperatures dip down into the 50's. For the duration of the wintertime highs are mostly in the 40's while Down River Equipment Company night low temperatures throughout the winter are in the 10's.

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OUTDOORS
These outdoors activities are available near Down River Equipment Company.
 Whitewater Near Down River Equipment Company:
South Platte River, -blank- County, 3 miles away
      Class III - 0.1 miles long (Union Chutes)
Whitewater Outfitter - Geo Tours Whitewater Raft Trips, Jefferson County, 10 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - AAA Inflatables Equipment & Repair, Denver County, 11 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Clear Creek, Clear Creek County, 12 miles away
      Class IV - 5.5 miles long (mile 267 to Golden)
Bear Creek, Jefferson County, 13 miles away
      Class III-V - 6 miles long (Idledale to Morrison)
South Platte River, Jefferson/ Denver County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III - 0.5 miles long (Confluence of Cherry Creek and South Platte)
Boulder Creek - South, Boulder County, 13 miles away
      Class V+ - 0.75 miles long (Eldorado Canyon)
Clear Creek, Clear Creek County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 5.5 miles long (Green Bay Rock)
Boulder Creek, Boulder County, 16 miles away
      Class II-III - 3 miles long (Eben G Fine Park to CU Greenhouse)
Boulder Creek - South, Boulder County, 17 miles away
      Class IV(V+) - 7.2 miles long (Gross Mountain Reservoir to Eldorado State Park)
 Ski Areas Near Down River Equipment Company:
Eldora, Colorado , 32 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 12 lifts, 53 runs
Winter Park, Colorado , 44 miles away, 3060 foot drop, 26 lifts, 145 runs
Arapahoe Basin, Colorado , 52 miles away, 2270 foot drop, 7 lifts, 105 runs
Loveland, Colorado , 53 miles away, 2410 foot drop, 10 lifts, 92 runs
SolVista Basin, Colorado , 55 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 6 lifts, 37 runs
Keystone, Colorado , 57 miles away, 3128 foot drop, 20 lifts, 135 runs
Breckenridge, Colorado , 65 miles away, 3398 foot drop, 27 lifts, 146 runs
Copper Mountain, Colorado , 71 miles away, 2601 foot drop, 23 lifts, 125 runs
Ski Cooper, Colorado , 84 miles away, 1200 foot drop, 5 lifts, 26 runs
Vail, Colorado , 86 miles away, 3450 foot drop, 31 lifts, 193 runs
 Marinas Near Down River Equipment Company:
Bear Creek Lake Park Marina, Morrison , 8 miles away
Lake Powell Resorts & Marina, Denver , 10 miles away
Chatfield Marina, Littleton , 12 miles away
Boulder Reservoir Marina, Boulder , 17 miles away
 Hotels Near Down River Equipment Company:
Howard Johnson Denver West, Wheat Ridge , 1 miles away
Affordable Inns - Denver West, Wheat Ridge , 2 miles away
La Quinta Inn Denver Golden, Golden , 2 miles away
Comfort Inn Wheat Ridge, Wheat Ridge , 2 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites WHEAT RIDGE-DENVER WEST, Wheat Ridge , 2 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Down River Equipment Company:
Prospect RV Park, Wheat Ridge, 1 miles away
The Prospect RV Park, Wheat Ridge, 3 miles away
South Park Lodge and RV Park, Golden, 4 miles away
 Trails Near Down River Equipment Company:
Beaver Brook Trail, Jefferson , 11 miles away
Mesa Trail, Boulder , 13 miles away
Bear Peak Trail, Boulder , 15 miles away
Saddle Rock Trail, Boulder , 15 miles away
Green Mountain Trail, Boulder , 16 miles away
 Public Lands Near Down River Equipment Company:
Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - CO , 40 miles away
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO , 49 miles away
Chatfield Lake State Recreation Area, Colorado , 14 miles away
Eldorado State Park, Colorado , 15 miles away
Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Colorado , 18 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Down River Equipment Company:
Golf Guys, Arvada , 1 miles away
Applewood Golf Course, Golden , 2 miles away
Rolling Hills Country club, Golden , 3 miles away
 Lakes Near Down River Equipment Company
Sloans Lake, Denver , 6 miles away
Rocky Mountain Lake, Denver , 7 miles away
Soda Lakes, Jefferson , 8 miles away

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