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Destinations: Colorado River Canoeing

Towering palisades will engulf you as you paddle through Ruby and Horse Thief Canyons from Loma, CO to Westwater, UT on the Colorado River. You’ll find some of our most dramatic scenery and hiking in Mee and Knowles Canyons on this canoe trip. Your special treat includes paddling through two billion year-old stands of shiny granite sculpted by Colorado River water through the ages known as “Black Rocks.” Mostly flat water with possible small waves. No experience necessary; suitable for average fitness level.

Colorado River Canoeing: Breckenridge Brewery Beer Tasting

Colorado River Canoeing: Breckenridge Brewery Beer Tasting

Breckenridge Brewery will be facilitating and providing beer samples on this CO canoe trip. Learn about the microbrew industry while paddling through majestic walls of red sandstone and enjoying camaraderie with fellow beer lovers. The Colorado River offers some of the best canoeing in Colorado. You’ll be amazed at stands of shiny granite sculpted by water through the ages as you paddle past the remnants of ancient metamorphic rock, called Black Rock.

Colorado River Canoeing
River

Beginner; Ages 21+
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Colorado River Canoeing: Labor Day

Colorado River Canoeing: Labor Day

This river section features majestic walls of red sandstone and offers some of the best canoeing in Colorado. 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.

Colorado River Canoeing
River

Beginner; Ages 6+; Kids Prices 6-12 yr.
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Colorado River Canoeing

Colorado River Canoeing

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 steep-walled canyons are accessible only from the river.

Colorado River Canoeing
River

Beginner; Ages 21+
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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
6-90+

When
Apr to mid-May & July - Oct

Section & Miles
Loma to Westwater 26 miles

Number of Days
2-3

Hiking
Yes

Nearest Town
Fruita, CO

Driving Distance from Denver
4 hours/250 miles

Number of Participants
up to 22 guests

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