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Arkansas Valley Adventures

Grand county, Colorado whitewater outfitter

  The scenic beauty of Grand County and the beautiful way the water current moves down the stream make the trip here worthwhile. Whitewater rafting and kayaking spots in Colorado are harder than the national norm, so don't forget that the rivers in this state are less manageable. For all you camping people there are campgrounds nearby. Great exercise and just hanging out with mother nature are great reasons to come. Whether you're whitewater
    rafting or kayaking this is an area with plenty of spots for that. The put-in is not too far from Silverthorne. If you'll be staying in a hotel you're in luck, lodging is available very near the river, but if you donít have
reservations you might end up sleeping in your car. The wild scenery of the Park Range is great.

Briefly about the general area:
Arkansas Valley Adventures is not far at all from Silverthorne; close by Horse Gulch is a delightful spot to go. And that's not all you can do here in the Park Range. There's nice hiking along the Sheep Drive Trail; the Eaglesmere Trail offers hiking at its best. This river is a great place to visit. It
is very dried up here at Arkansas Valley Adventures generally. The month with most of the rain is July, and the driest month is February. The warmest time of the year brings highs in the 70's to Arkansas Valley Adventures. Once the sun is down it drops down to the 40's. All through the wintertime this place gets highs in the 30's while Arkansas Valley Adventures nighttime low temperatures all through the wintertime are in the 0's.

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Arkansas Valley Adventures.
 Whitewater Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Colorado River, Grand County, 1 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.5 miles long (Gore Canyon)
Colorado River, Grand County, 8 miles away
      Class III - 11.6 miles long (Pumphouse campground to Rancho Del Rio)
Blue River, Summit/ Grand County, 10 miles away
      Class III - 3.8 miles long (Green Mountain Reservoir to Spring Creek Road)
Whitewater Outfitter - Colorado River RUNS, Eagle County, 12 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Arkansas River, Chaffee County, 13 miles away
      Class IV - 5 miles long (Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch)
Whitewater Outfitter - Colorado River Center, Eagle County, 17 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Williams Fork, Grand County, 22 miles away
      Class II-IV - 9 miles long (Horseshoe Campground to Williams Fork Reservoir)
Rock Creek, Routt County, 22 miles away
      Class V+ - 7 miles long (Shoe and Stocking Creek Trailhead to Bridge below Quarry)
Gore Creek, Eagle County, 23 miles away
      Class III-IV - 9.2 miles long (East Vail Exit (I-70) to Eagle River)
Blue River, Summit County, 24 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3 miles long (Blue River Camp Ground to FR 2400)
 Ski Areas Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Vail, Colorado , 22 miles away, 3450 foot drop, 31 lifts, 193 runs
Beaver Creek, Colorado , 26 miles away, 3340 foot drop, 25 lifts, 149 runs
SolVista Basin, Colorado , 34 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 6 lifts, 37 runs
Copper Mountain, Colorado , 35 miles away, 2601 foot drop, 23 lifts, 125 runs
Steamboat, Colorado , 35 miles away, 3668 foot drop, 20 lifts, 143 runs
Ski Cooper, Colorado , 38 miles away, 1200 foot drop, 5 lifts, 26 runs
Howelsen Hill, Colorado , 38 miles away, 440 foot drop, 3 lifts, 15 runs
Keystone, Colorado , 39 miles away, 3128 foot drop, 20 lifts, 135 runs
Breckenridge, Colorado , 39 miles away, 3398 foot drop, 27 lifts, 146 runs
Loveland, Colorado , 40 miles away, 2410 foot drop, 10 lifts, 92 runs
 Marinas Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Heeney Marina, Silverthorne , 11 miles away
 Hotels Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Super 8 Kremmling, Kremmling , 0 miles away
Allington Inn And Suites, Kremmling , 0 miles away
Evergreen Lodge At Vail, Vail , 22 miles away
Destination Resorts Vail, Vail , 22 miles away
Homestake Condominiums, Vail , 22 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Red Mountain RV Park, Kremmling, 2 miles away
Wolford Campground, Kremmling, 4 miles away
Wolford Reservoir, Kremmling, 5 miles away
 Trails Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Sheep Drive Trail, Eagle , 10 miles away
Eaglesmere Trail, Summit , 12 miles away
Surprise Trail, Summit , 14 miles away
Hay Park Trail, Grand , 14 miles away
Piney Lake Trail, Eagle , 15 miles away
 Public Lands Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - CO , 63 miles away
Arapaho National Forest, Colorado , 26 miles away
Stagecoach State Park, Colorado , 34 miles away
White River National Forest, Colorado , 35 miles away
 Lakes Near Arkansas Valley Adventures
Matheson Reservoir, Grand , 14 miles away
Upper Piney Lake, Eagle , 19 miles away

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