Sep 5 - 7, 2015
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This spectacular canyon country of the Colorado Plateau, including Ruby and Horsethief Canyons, features majestic walls of red sandstone and offers some of the best canoeing in Colorado. The river is gentle with occasional small Class I+ rapids to add spice to the journey (Class I is easy and Class V is difficult). Roads do not bound this portion of the river and the steep-walled canyons are accessible only from the river, giving the area a true wilderness setting.
You’ll be amazed at stands of shiny granite sculpted by water through the ages while paddling or floating in your life jacket past the remnants of ancient metamorphic rock, called Black Rock. Camping along the river’s banks and exploring a deep box canyon will leave you awed by the immensity of geologic time and the silence of the wilderness. This is BIG COUNTRY and a geologist’s paradise. Many of our educational classes focus on this area. This stretch of river near Grand Junction, CO, is ideal for canoeing. The Colorado River canoe trip is 26 miles.
Three fun things to do on this Colorado River canoe trip...it's not just about canoeing:
1) Enjoy hiking back into towering, red sandstone canyons that are millions of years old.
2) Play games around the campfire led by your guide staff. Laughing is guaranteed.
3) Create new memories and new friends -- a special bonding occurs between people on a river trip.
Read a blog from one of our customers about her canoe trip on the Colorado River.