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Arkansas Valley Adventures

Summit county, Colorado whitewater outfitter

  Fishing Trips
Animas River
Arkansas River
Blue River
Clear Creek
Colorado River
Dolores River
Eagle River
Kansas River
Pine Creek
Salt River
Whitewater Rafting Trips
Day Trips
River Guides
Class I Rapids
Class II Rapids
Class III Rapids
Class IV Rapids
Class V Rapids
Class II-III Rapids
Class III-IV Rapids
Class IV-V Rapids
    Rafting Trips

The nature scenery of Summit County and the playfulness of the water will make you feel great. The sections for whitewater rafting and kayaking here in Colorado are often more challenging than in other
states, so you'd better keep in mind that a lot of the rivers here are not suitable for beginners. If you're coming from Silverthorne it's not a long drive at all to the put-in location. There are many good hotels to choose from, but you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill up quick. No matter if you're whitewater rafting or kayaking in this general area you'll find lots of paddling spots. And of course, there are campgrounds  

Briefly about the general area:
A great location to stop by close to Arkansas Valley Adventures is Lehman Gulch, and Breckenridge has delightful slopes and a friendly staff. While you're here at Arkansas Valley Adventures you will meet lots of people from nearby Breckenridge, and Arkansas Valley Adventures is right by the Burro Trail. This is such a wonderful river. Rocky Point is something you shouldn't miss since you're here at Arkansas Valley Adventures; do take a hike on the Wheeler Trail. Arkansas Valley Adventures is pretty dehydrated mostly. July is the month that gets the most rain, and January is when it's the driest.

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These outdoors activities are available near Arkansas Valley Adventures.
 Whitewater Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Whitewater Outfitter - Good Times Rafting, Summit County, 0 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Tenmile Creek, -blank- County, 5 miles away
      Class III-V - 4.2 miles long (Close to Copper Mountain Ski Area to Dillon Reservoir)
Whitewater Outfitter - Highside Adventure Tours, Summit County, 6 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - A B Ski Rentals, Summit County, 7 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Blue River, Summit County, 16 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3 miles long (Blue River Camp Ground to FR 2400)
Gore Creek, Eagle County, 20 miles away
      Class III-IV - 9.2 miles long (East Vail Exit (I-70) to Eagle River)
Whitewater Outfitter - Nova Guides, Eagle County, 20 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Clear Creek - West Fork, Clear Creek County, 20 miles away
      Class V - 1 miles long (Coors Falls to Gunshot)
Arkansas River, Lake/ Chaffee County, 21 miles away
      Class I-II - 18 miles long (Leadville to Granite)
Woods Creek, Clear Creek County, 22 miles away
      Class V - 0.5 miles long (Reservoir to Confluence with West Fork Clear Creek)
 Ski Areas Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Breckenridge, Colorado , 0 miles away, 3398 foot drop, 27 lifts, 146 runs
Copper Mountain, Colorado , 7 miles away, 2601 foot drop, 23 lifts, 125 runs
Keystone, Colorado , 9 miles away, 3128 foot drop, 20 lifts, 135 runs
Arapahoe Basin, Colorado , 15 miles away, 2270 foot drop, 7 lifts, 105 runs
Loveland, Colorado , 15 miles away, 2410 foot drop, 10 lifts, 92 runs
Ski Cooper, Colorado , 19 miles away, 1200 foot drop, 5 lifts, 26 runs
Vail, Colorado , 24 miles away, 3450 foot drop, 31 lifts, 193 runs
Winter Park, Colorado , 29 miles away, 3060 foot drop, 26 lifts, 145 runs
SolVista Basin, Colorado , 32 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 6 lifts, 37 runs
Beaver Creek, Colorado , 33 miles away, 3340 foot drop, 25 lifts, 149 runs
 Marinas Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Frisco Bay Marina, Frisco , 6 miles away
Dillon Marina, Dillon , 8 miles away
 Hotels Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Village At Breckenridge, Breckenridge , 0 miles away
Village Hotel, Breckenridge , 0 miles away
Marriott's Mountain Valley Lodge At Breckenridge, Breckenridge , 0 miles away
Residence Inn Breckenridge, Breckenridge , 0 miles away
River Mountain Lodge, Breckenridge , 0 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Tiger Run Resort, Breckenridge, 3 miles away
Father Dyer - Pike National Forest, Pueblo, 5 miles away
Gold Pan Campground, Summit County, 6 miles away
 Trails Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Burro Trail, Summit , 1 miles away
Wheeler Trail, Summit , 3 miles away
Miners Creek Trail, Summit , 5 miles away
Wheeler Trail, Summit , 6 miles away
Old Boreas Wagon Road, Park , 7 miles away
 Public Lands Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - CO , 60 miles away
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO , 63 miles away
Arapaho National Forest, Colorado , 17 miles away
Spinney State Park, Colorado , 37 miles away
White River National Forest, Colorado , 38 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Arkansas Valley Adventures:
Breckenridge Golf Club, Breckenridge , 3 miles away
Keystone Ranch Golf Course, Dillon , 7 miles away
Raven Golf Club at Three Peaks, Silverthorne , 10 miles away
 Lakes Near Arkansas Valley Adventures
Montgomery Reservoir, Park , 7 miles away
Tenmile Tailings Pond, Summit , 10 miles away
Buffehr Lake, Summit , 11 miles away

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