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Clear Creek Rafting

Clear Creek county, Colorado whitewater outfitter

  Day Trips
Arkansas River
Clear Creek
Kansas River

The wonderful Colorado scenery and the cool fresh water make the trip here worthwhile. The beautiful Front Range scenery is an added bonus. You might be into whitewater rafting or kayaking or both, doesn't matter, in this general area you'll find lots of paddling places. Whitewater rafting and kayaking in this state is often more difficult than elsewhere, so
    don't forget that quite a few of the sections here are not easy. Great exercise and just hanging out with mother nature are great reasons to come. If you're coming from Boulder it's not a long drive at all to the starting
location. The nearby hotels are a bit away from the river, but you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill up quick. There are campgrounds quite near the river where you can camp.

Briefly about the general area:
If the weather is fine here at Clear Creek Rafting, you can go for a hike along the Chicago Lakes Trail, and people from Dumont love to come here. You just can't picture the amount of outdoors exciting stuff the
Front Range has to offer. Spring Gulch is a nice spot to spend some time at, and on a tremendous day you can take a hike along the James Peak Lake Trail. A river like this is too good to miss. Eldora is a glorious local ski area. All through the summertime months highs here at Clear Creek Rafting get into the 60's, and during the night it cools down to the 30's. The wintertime brings highs down to the 20's with temperatures at Clear Creek Rafting dipping down into the 0's throughout winter nights. Clear Creek Rafting gets a common amount of yearly rainfall. April is the wettest month with most snow, and October meanwhile is the driest month.

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Clear Creek Rafting.
 Whitewater Near Clear Creek Rafting:
Whitewater Outfitter - Mile HI Rafting, Clear Creek County, 1 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Arkansas Valley Adventures Idaho Springs Outpost, Clear Creek County, 3 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Clear Creek, Clear Creek County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV - 5.5 miles long (Lawson to Idaho Springs)
Clear Creek, Clear Creek County, 9 miles away
      Class V+ - 1 miles long (Silverplume to Georgetown)
Boulder Creek - South, Boulder County, 11 miles away
      Class IV - 6 miles long (Rollinsville to Pinecliffe)
Boulder Creek, Boulder County, 12 miles away
      Class V - 2.5 miles long (Gun Shy to Jasper Creek)
Whitewater Outfitter - Mad Adventures, Grand County, 14 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Jasper Creek, Boulder County, 14 miles away
      Class V+ - 1 miles long (to Boulder Creek)
Woods Creek, Clear Creek County, 15 miles away
      Class V - 0.5 miles long (Reservoir to Confluence with West Fork Clear Creek)
Boulder Creek - South, Boulder County, 15 miles away
      Class V+ - 2.6 miles long (Pinecliffe to Gross Mountain Reservoir)
 Ski Areas Near Clear Creek Rafting:
Eldora, Colorado , 10 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 12 lifts, 53 runs
Winter Park, Colorado , 14 miles away, 3060 foot drop, 26 lifts, 145 runs
Arapahoe Basin, Colorado , 20 miles away, 2270 foot drop, 7 lifts, 105 runs
Loveland, Colorado , 21 miles away, 2410 foot drop, 10 lifts, 92 runs
Keystone, Colorado , 26 miles away, 3128 foot drop, 20 lifts, 135 runs
SolVista Basin, Colorado , 26 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 6 lifts, 37 runs
Breckenridge, Colorado , 34 miles away, 3398 foot drop, 27 lifts, 146 runs
Copper Mountain, Colorado , 39 miles away, 2601 foot drop, 23 lifts, 125 runs
Ski Cooper, Colorado , 52 miles away, 1200 foot drop, 5 lifts, 26 runs
Vail, Colorado , 54 miles away, 3450 foot drop, 31 lifts, 193 runs
 Hotels Near Clear Creek Rafting:
Miners Pick Bed And Breakfast, Idaho Springs , 6 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Georgetown Lodge, Georgetown , 7 miles away
Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk, Black Hawk , 8 miles away
Winter Park Mountain Lodge, Winter Park , 13 miles away
Zephyr Mountain Lodge, Winter Park , 13 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Clear Creek Rafting:
Shwayder Camp-Temple Emanuel, Idaho Springs, 0 miles away
Cottonwood RV Camp, Idaho Springs, 4 miles away
Columbine Campground - Arapaho National Forest, Fort Collins, 5 miles away
 Trails Near Clear Creek Rafting:
Chicago Lakes Trail, Clear Creek , 7 miles away
James Peak Lake Trail, Gilpin , 7 miles away
South Boulder Creek Trail, Gilpin , 9 miles away
Guinn Mountain Ski Trail, Boulder , 10 miles away
Lost Lake Trail, Boulder , 11 miles away
 Public Lands Near Clear Creek Rafting:
Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - CO , 33 miles away
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO , 51 miles away
Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Colorado , 15 miles away
Eldorado State Park, Colorado , 22 miles away
Arapaho National Forest, Colorado , 32 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Clear Creek Rafting:
Hiwan Golf Club, Evergreen , 18 miles away
Evergreen Golf Course, Evergreen , 19 miles away
Eagle Indoor Golf, Bailey , 19 miles away
 Lakes Near Clear Creek Rafting
Idaho Springs Reservoir, Clear Creek , 5 miles away
Clear Lake, Clear Creek , 8 miles away
Jenny Lake, Boulder , 11 miles away

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