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Destinations: Yampa River Canoeing

You’ll be enchanted as this river near Craig, CO, gently meanders through a remote area offering wildlife, colorful vegetation and huge cottonwood trees to pitch your tent under. Relaxation is the keyword as you float by lush open meadows and high-walled canyons on the Yampa River during this canoe adventure.

Yampa River Canoeing

Yampa River Canoeing

Renew your relationship with friends and family this summer while canoeing, viewing wildlife, stargazing and, of course, roasting marshmallows around the campfire. Gain a whole new sense of “family” while enjoying the outdoors together.

Yampa River Canoeing
River

Beginner; Ages 6+; Kids Prices 6-12 yr.
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Yampa River Canoeing: Western History

Yampa River Canoeing: Western History

Dr. Gulliford, Professor of SW Studies, will share his stories of the colorful characters and circumstances that helped shape the western landscape as you journey along the river. There’ll be plenty of campfire stories on this trip! Sponsored by San Juan Mountains Assoc.

Yampa River Canoeing
River

Beginner; Ages 6+; Kids Prices 6-12 yr.
Rating

Yampa River Canoeing: CO School of Mines Ecology/Art--River to Desert. Open to Teachers and the Adult Public

Yampa River Canoeing: CO School of Mines Ecology/Art--River to Desert. Open to Teachers and the Adult Public

While canoeing, camping, and hiking, we’ll investigate the natural environment of the Yampa River, its riparian ecosystem, and the surrounding desert and learn how human, plant, and animal life in these special areas have adapted to this unique environment. And, like the native peoples, we’ll be inspired by our natural surroundings to create art and poetry. Qualifies for 1.5 teacher recertification credits; open to the public.

Yampa River Canoeing
River

Beginner; Ages 18+
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Details

Difficulty
Beginner: suitable for kids 6-12. Mostly flat water with possible small waves. No experience necessary and average fitness level required.

Ages
6 to 90+

When
June

Section & Miles
33 miles

Number of Days
2 to 3 days

Hiking
Yes

Nearest Town
Craig, CO

Driving Distance from Denver
207 miles; 4 hours

Number of Participants
23 guests

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