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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: .. Colorado River Outfitters Association.. The Colorado River Outfitters Association.. Welcome to the online headquarters of the Colorado River Outfitters Association (CROA), your premier resource for information about commercial river rafting in the state of Colorado.. CROA is a trade association representing approximately 50 licensed.. professional river rafting outfitters.. who specialize in providing outstanding outdoor adventures for families and individuals of all tastes and capabilities.. The organization s mission is to promote rafting in Colorado and provide a reasoned voice on legislative, regulatory and other developments that affect the commercial rafting industry, the health of local rivers and Colorado s tourism economy as a whole.. Use this website to find an outfitter and plan a vacation, to explore  ...   Safety Video.. NEW! Watch and learn the basic safety instructions for a whitewater trip.. Home.. Animas River.. Arkansas River.. Blue River.. Cache la Poudre River.. Clear Creek.. Colorado River - Upper.. Colorado River - Lower.. Dolores River.. Eagle River.. Green River.. Gunnison River.. North Platte River.. Piedra River.. Rio Grande River.. Roaring Fork River.. San Juan River.. San Miguel River.. Taylor River.. Uncompahgre River.. Yampa River.. Plan Your Adventure.. River Comfort, Fun Safety Tips.. River Ratings.. River Management Agencies.. Water Report.. Membership.. Benefits of CROA Membership.. CROA Code of Ethics.. Vendor Members.. Convention.. Attendee Registration.. Convention Agenda.. Convention Hotel.. Registered Vendors.. Vendor Registration.. Media.. Contact.. Copyright 2010 Colorado River Outfitters Association.. Website design by.. InControl Solutions.. Powered by.. WebmasterCMS..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Why join the Colorado River Outfitters Association?.. Specific benefits of CROA membership include:.. Marketing.. Hot Links to your website from www.. croa.. org.. Access to the media expertise of CROA's public relations firm.. A rack card promoting rafting in Colorado that is produced by CROA and distributed to state visitor centers, retail outlets and other marketing venues statewide.. Crisis Management.. A turnkey crisis communications plan ready for immediate implementation.. A buddy system pairing outfitters to provide on-site, operational and emotional support during emergency situations.. Access to the legal expertise of a  ...   elected officials and other stakeholders together for networking, educational and discounted purchasing opportunities.. The opportunity to sit on a board of directors and shape the future of CROA and the rafting industry in Colorado.. Management training, risk management, and marketing seminars.. Legislative Regulatory Advocacy.. Retention of Headwaters Strategies, a public affairs consulting firm, to monitor key legislative issues.. Regular meetings with state and federal river-managing agencies, elected officials, other industry and advocacy groups.. Representation on the River Outfitter Licensing Advisory Board.. Representation on the Governor s River Dispute Resolution Task Force..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Colorado is perhaps best known for its outstanding skiing, but when the spring sun melts the snow that covers our slopes, we become a rafting playground!.. Over a season that can stretch from April to October,.. CROA Outfitters.. collectively raft nearly 30 distinct stretches of river across eight major basins.. This means that no matter what part of Colorado you live in or are visiting, you are within an easy drive of a rafting adventure.. It also  ...   junkies, mellow paddle trips for families and beginners and a wealth of rafting opportunities for everyone in between.. Of course, it also means that selecting from among the dozens and dozens of options available can be tough.. Take a moment to read a little bit more about the various rivers in Colorado and to gather information critical for making your rafting vacation a great one then contact an outfitter for more detailed information on specific trip offerings..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Watch this safety video to understand basic safety instructions for a whitewater trip.. The Colorado River Outfitters Association has produced this informative whitewater safety video to give the general guidelines and basic instructions typically covered in a pre-trip safety orientation.. Topics include use of personal flotation devices (PFDs), paddling instruction, what to do if you are in the water, hazards, and general river guidelines..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Class III - Class IV.. Early Spanish explorers of the Four Corners region named the Animas ( ghosts in Spanish) for the spirits that the natives of the area claimed to haunt the shores of the river's lower stretches.. Today, the bustling town of Durango flanks the shores of the stream's most popular run, an exciting class III day stretch enjoyed by hundreds of tourists, kayakers and fishermen throughout the spring and summer.. The Upper Animas remains an exhilarating Class V wilderness overnighter that begins just outside of Silverton and flows twenty seven miles through spectacular mountain backcountry.. CROA Members on the Animas River.. Click on the links below to find out more about our members on the Animas River.. Mountain Waters Rafting & Adventure Company.. Phone: 970-259-4191.. Over 30 years of rafting experience gives us an edge over any other outfitter and our satisfied customers attest to our experience and professionalism since 1981.. Mountain Waters was one of the pioneers in running the Class V Upper Animas  ...   Rafting.. Kayaking.. Trip Types.. Half Day.. Full Day.. Multi Day.. AAM's Mild to Wild Rafting, Inc.. Website:.. www.. mild2wildrafting.. com.. Phone: 800.. 567.. 6745.. Free yourself with a new adventure on one of five spectacular Colorado rivers.. Based in amazing southwest Colorado our family class or adventure class trips will be the highlight of your vacation! Attention to detail and a customer first attitude is what we are about.. Call for a free color brochure or to speak to a customer service rep.. Durango Rafting Company.. durangoraft.. Phone: 970-259-2252.. We run several trips daily on the Lower Animas, as well as some combination trips with other outfitters.. If you would like more information about trips on the Animas River, please fill out the form below to send an inquiry to each of the outfitters listed above.. Inquiry Form.. First Name:.. Last Name:.. Email address:.. *Note: Please make sure it's correctly formatted.. Comments:.. Thank you, your information has been to our list of member outfitters.. " />.. Sending Request..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Class II - Class V.. The Arkansas River Valley contains more stretches of whitewater - and hence more paddlers - than any other river in Colorado.. Beginning with the upper reaches of the drainage, the Granite and Pine Creek sections offer paddlers a scenic Class III+ float finished up with one mile of hard-hitting Class V action.. Following the legendary Pine Creek and Triple Drop rapids, the Numbers remains one of the quintessential Class V day stretches on Earth.. The Frog Rock (a.. k.. a.. Narrows or Milk Run) section is a classic mild stretch that leads into the town of Buena Vista's kayak park.. Downstream, the most popular stretch of river in the state, Browns Canyon,offers paddlers an awesome introduction to scenic Class III whitewater.. Beyond Browns, the Class III Parkdale stretch flows into the spectacular Royal Gorge, a thousand foot sheer-walled Class III-IV canyon.. With more than sixty miles of whitewater available, the Arkansas River has options for every paddler.. CROA Outfitters on The Arkansas River.. Click on the links below to find out more about our members on the Arkansas River.. Noahs Ark Whitewater Rafting Company.. noahsark.. Phone: 719-395-2158.. Experience Colorado's #1 Rafted river.. Since 1983, specializing in family and group trips through Browns Canyon (currently under Congressional Review to be classified as a National Monument), the Arkansas River's most popular section.. Industry leading, top-notch, service oriented guides recruited nationwide based on leadership and passion for the outdoors.. Daily trips departing from our private river put-in.. Voted Buena Vista’s favorite rafting company in 2011.. Rock climbing, backpacking, llama treks, canoe, and fishing excursions also offered.. Miles from ordinary, but conveniently located to Denver, Colorado Springs, and Summit County.. Fishing.. Canoeing.. Inflatable Kayaks.. Echo Canyon River Expeditions.. raftecho.. 748.. 2953.. Echo Canyon River Expeditions has over 30 years of experience in providing rafting adventures and making vacation memories that last a lifetime! Echo offers moderate whitewater perfectly suited to beginners and families, as well as adventure-class whitewater river rafting for the more adventurous rafters.. Enjoy half-day, full-day and multi-day trips, or choose from a number of package trips, including the Paddle Saddle and Bridge ™, Raft & ATV, Whitewater Wine and Dine™ and the popular Raft-n-Rail®.. We’re proud of our experienced, safety conscious and entertaining staff members who are always excited to explore Colorado’s rivers with you, our guest! Your rafting adventure awaits you just minutes from the famous Royal Gorge and only an hour drive from Colorado Springs.. Colorado Mountain College.. coloradomtn.. edu.. Phone: 800-621-8559.. A unique, hands-on program, Colorado Mountain College gives you a competitive Associate of Arts degree with an emphasis in Outdoor Education, preparing you for a job or further study upon graduation.. It's not all play.. A serious career or higher education awaits you: Pursue a degree in education, business, environmental science or recreation law, counsel at-risk youth in outdoor therapy programs, become an advisor for Outward Bound or NOLS, manage a region of the Student Conservation Association, teach via Experiential Education at an environmental primary school, work with city parks and recreation teams, or direct outdoor programs in public schools.. At Colorado Mountain College, you'll get the best of both worlds.. The basics of a liberal arts education coupled with theoretical and hands-on outdoor leadership is a winning combination.. Programs in: Steamboat Springs, Glenwood Springs-Spring Valley, Edwards, and Leadville.. Colorado Adventure Center.. raftingcolorado.. Phone: 800-997-3448.. The Colorado Adventure Center is home to Colorado's finest outfitters offering fun, exciting rafting, Biking, and Zip Line adventure throughout the state from Denver to Aspen.. Weather its whitewater rafting on four of Colorado's most popular rivers or Zipping across Colorado's rivers, we make adventure fun and easy for everyone.. With convenient locations, family friendly adventure and multi-sport trips like "raft and zip" the Colorado Adventure Center is your ticket to fun.. Vessels for Honor Rafting Company.. vfhrafting.. Phone: 888.. 623.. 7939.. Experience wholesome family adventure on the Arkansas River.. We offer 1/4, 1/2, 3/4, full day and multi-day trips through Bighorn Sheep Canyon and the Royal Gorge.. Most of our excursions depart from our riverfront location at Texas Creek.. Come be transformed through an amazing experience with Vessels For Honor Rafting.. Independent Whitewater.. independentrafting.. 428.. 1479.. Independent Whitewater is a small family owned company located on the banks of the Arkansas River just outside of Salida.. We have private property with exclusive access to Colorado's most popular rafting section, Brown's Canyon, allowing us to run the two most exciting rapids, (Seidel's Suckhole and Twin Falls) on our half day trip.. At IW we emphasize a personalized experience with smaller trip sizes on all of our runs.. Our premiere trips include Brown's Canyon 1/2 or full day, Numbers and Royal Gorge and a variety of family floats.. Inflatable kayak trips and gear rentals also available.. Wilderness Aware Rafting.. inaraft.. 462.. 7238.. Twice named "Colorado Company of the Year"! (ColoradoBiz Magazine 1996 and 1999).. 5-star quality rafting adventures on Colorado's top rivers and Arizona's Salt River.. One-stop adventure planning with downhill biking, horseback riding, and jeep tours.. Trips range in duration from ½ - 10 days and include wildwater, family whitewater, guided float fishing, and inflatable kayaks on  ...   to advanced.. Or join us on the world famous Arkansas River with a trip through the Royal Gorge or Bighorn Sheep Canyon.. We are pleased to offer hot showers at the Idaho Springs office for your post-trip convenience.. Join the fun at Clear Creek Rafting Company, where the excitement comes in waves!.. Blazing Adventures.. 282.. Blazing Adventures specializes in whitewater rafting from mild floats to wild class IV action and everything in between.. We offer half day and full day raft trips on the Roaring Fork, Arkansas, and Colorado Rivers.. Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center.. rmoc.. Phone: 800-255-5784.. We are the premier multi-sport outfitter in the Arkansas River Valley, offering professional instruction and guided trips.. River activities include kayaking, rafting, duckies, and stand-up paddling.. On land we conduct rock climbing trips at six differant locations and also have access to over 200 miles of mountain bike trails.. Choose you own adventure at RMOC!.. GEO Tours Whitewater Raft Trips.. georafting.. 660.. Headquartered in Historic Morrison, Colorado, just 20 minutes from Downtown Denver! Geo has a variety of raft trips on: Clear Creek (Close to Denver), the Arkansas River (near the town of Buena Vista) and the Upper Colorado River (near Summit County and many ski resorts).. Choose: Part-day, Full-day or Multi-day adventures.. Geo has a trip suitable for all ages and abilities, from novice to advanced.. Group transportation available from Denver Area (Morrison Headquaters) as well as pickups in Downtown.. Same ownership since 1981.. Group Discounts.. Check our website for pricing and SPECIALS.. Raft Masters.. raftmasters.. 568.. Raft Masters has been in business under the same ownership since 1989.. Few rafting companies can boast of that length of continuous dedication and service.. At Raft Masters we strive to be "The BEST rafting company in Colorado" by offering quality professional rafting experiences.. Our prices are competitive and reflect the quality and experience you and your family expect, with "No hidden or last minute add-on charges.. ".. Performance Tours Rafting.. performancetours.. 328.. Exciting, affordable and fun whitewater adventures for all ages and abilities on 5 of Colorado's most spectacular rivers.. Join one of Colorado's most trusted and experienced outfitters for a patial day or full day of thrilling summertime fun!.. Browns Canyon Rafting.. raftbrownscanyon.. Phone: 800-332-3381.. Browns Canyon Rafting provides whitewater rafting trips for all ages and abilities.. We are a small company owned and operated by experienced river professionals that are passionate about giving our guests the best river experience possible with emphasis on fun and safety.. Our offices are located in Buena Vista and Idaho Springs.. We run many sections of the Arkansas River and Clear Creek, from family-friendly floats to exhilarating class V whitewater.. Our most popular trips are Browns Canyon, The Numbers, and Clear Creek Intermediate; 1/2 or full day trip.. Other services we offer are inflatable kayak and stand up paddle board rentals or tours and overnight trips.. Come enjoy the river with us today!.. Arkansas Valley Adventures.. coloradorafting.. 370.. 0581.. Offering world class whitewater rafting through out Colorado.. Trips depart daily from April until October.. Zip Line tours and Climbing are available on site at our Outpost.. We hope you enjoy your stay in beautiful Colorado.. Kokopelli Rafting Adventures.. KRACOLORADO.. Phone: 877-RAFT-ARK.. Kokopelli Rafting Adventures was founded in 1990.. Since then, our goal has been to provide a quality recreational experience to people of all ages.. Kokopelli guests can expect small custom trips, great food, personalized service, and of course exceptional guiding staff.. Our professionally-guided tours focus on the natural and cultural history of the region with plenty of fun and adventure.. We provide everything you need for a comfortable outdoor experience whether it's an afternoon or a week.. Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado locations provide challenging whitewater or relaxing floats with stunning panoramas.. Our permitted river sections allow you to choose the experience and location to meet your desires.. We will handle the rest.. American Adventure Expeditions.. americanadventure.. Phone: 866-699-RAFT.. Adventure is our middle name.. Seriously! Your next great Colorado Adventure starts here! Offering whitewater rafting trips on North America's most popular river, mountain bike tours along the Continental Divide, guided ATV tours throughout the High Country, and Ziplining over rugged Colorado canyons.. Let us help you plan your vacation of a lifetime.. Dvorak's Kayak and Rafting Expeditions.. dvorakexpeditions.. Phone: 800-824-3795.. Colorado's 1st licensed outfitter; Dvorak Rafting, Kayak & Fishing Expeditions offers half to 10 day trips to families, groups & individuals since 1969.. Outfitting 9 southwestern rivers in Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico, Utah & Texas providing you a chance to know River Magic and tell your own story.. At DVK we pride ourselves in having helped pioneer western river rafting in the Rocky Mountain 'West'.. Our guests choose to experience the ride of their life rafting, learn to kayak, escape the fast world, custom trips, multi-sport - 3 to 5 days: rafting, mtn.. biking, horseback, rock climb, peak climb, paddle board, fly fishing and much more.. We cater to all palates for rafting trips, swift-water and guide training courses, teen adventure camps, family focus and fly fishing.. Our talented staff and guides are ready to share their knowledge of history-geology-conservation-ecology, with much laughter and fun!..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Class II - Class III.. Enjoy majestic mountain scenery in Central Colorado very near Summit County.. The Blue River winds through the Arapaho National Forest and treats you to amazing views of the Gore Mountain Range and an exhilarating stretch of fast moving whitewater.. Because of the early spring runoff, the  ...   is a great trip for rafters of all experience levels.. You won't want to forget your waterproof camera on the Blue! Easily accessible from Frisco, Breckenridge, Dillon and Kremling.. CROA Outfitters on the Blue River.. Click on the links below to find out more about our members on the Blue River..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Class II - Class IV.. Legend holds that French fur traders entitled the Cache la Poudre ( Hiding place of the powder in French) after they stashed their supply of gunpowder near the river in order to conceal it from marauding Indians.. Today, the picturesque Poudre has earned the designation as a national Wild and Scenic River.. Paddlers enjoy rafting, kayaking, and inflatable kayaking Class II, Class III, and Class IV stretches of whitewater in close  ...   Poudre River.. Click on the links below to find out more about our members on the Cache la Poudre River.. A Wanderlust Adventure.. Phone: 800-745-7238.. Enriching lives with memorable rafting trips for 30 years on Colorado's only Wild and Scenic river, the Cache La Poudre.. Near Estes Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Denver and Fort Collins, we offer beginning to advanced half and full day whitewater adventures for families and thrill seekers alike.. Your vacation highlight!..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Located in a historic, mining valley along I-70 just minutes west of Denver, Clear Creek attracts boaters visiting the Front Range, and those traveling through on their way to the high country.. Once on the river, however, the interstate goes entirely unnoticed, as paddlers drop through the steep and narrow creek bed.. Clear Creek has a gradient that averages 67 feet per mile, which gives it more rapids in each section than many of the other rivers in Colorado.. Several half-day and full-day excursions satisfy those looking for a stomping Class IV day or families seeking a quick splash of scenic whitewater.. CROA Outfitters on Clear Creek.. Click  ...   owned and operated by experienced river professionals who are passionate about providing you with a fantastic river experience.. You will notice our attention to detail in every aspect of our operation as you enjoy the best recreation Colorado has to offer.. We love running rivers and cherish the opportunity to share the experience with others.. Liquid Descent strives to provide customers with a fun, safe, and unforgettable river adventure.. Our guides are experienced river runners trained in First Aid and CPR, and Swiftwater Rescue Techniques.. We adhere to the Leave No Trace principles, and promote environmental conservation and awareness so that future generations can enjoy the great outdoors..

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  • Title: Colorado River Outfitters Association
    Descriptive info: Upper Colorado River.. Near its headwaters, the mighty Colorado River includes the Class V Gore Canyon stretch and the mild, Class II Upper Colorado.. Both sections flow through the north-central part of the state, making them accessible to paddlers from Granby to Steamboat Springs to Vail to Summit County.. Gore Canyon provides the ultimate challenge in commercial rafting in Colorado.. Located in a remote wilderness canyon, it is only for the most serious and experienced paddlers.. In contrast, the mild Upper Colorado offers scenic float trips for families and paddlers of all ages.. Rafters will enjoy smaller rapids and relaxing flatwater as the river winds through the beautiful Gore Range.. CROA Outfitters on The Upper Colorado River.. Click on the links below to find out more about our members on the Upper Colorado River.. Colorado River Center.. coloradorivercenter.. Phone: 888-888-7238.. Colorado's only full-service river-side rental and rafting facility.. Sage Outdoor Adventures.. SageOutdoorAdventures.. Phone: 970-476-3700.. Family owned and operated.. We pioneered commercial rafting in Vail and other rivers in Colorado 34 years ago.. We are more passionate about river running now than we ever have been! Whitewater adventure and Family Floats on  ...   shuttle service.. Colorado Discover Ability.. Phone: 970.. 257.. 1222.. Colorado Discover Ability provides river trips for individuals and groups of people with physical or intellectual disabilities.. From mellow, few-hour trips around Grand Junction to multi-day whitewater river expeditions, Colorado Discover Ability can accommodate the individual needs for safety, therapeutic value, and adrenaline rush on the rivers in Colorado and Utah.. OARS and Don Hatch River Expeditions.. oars.. 346.. 6277.. Splashy, fun whitewater rafting thrills are offered daily on the family-friendly Split Mountain section of the Green River; and multi-day outdoor adventure vacations are available in Dinosaur National Monument on the Yampa River and through the Gates of Lodore on the Green River.. Since 1929, Hatch, “The Original River Running Company,” has been offering whitewater rafting vacations throughout the American west, while O.. A.. R.. S.. has welcomed guests on award-winning nature-based outdoor adventures on rivers and coastlines throughout the world since 1969.. With nearly 125 years of combined experience you know your family adventure vacation will be unparalleled.. For an exciting one-day whitewater rafting adventure or multi-day camping vacation including rafting, hiking, and meals; O.. and Hatch are your ticket to adventure!..

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