Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-17-2008   #1
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 1
Warm water play in the Fall?

I'm looking to take the fam on an extended vacation this fall and want to go someplace where we can get some time in the kayaks. After dealing with the cold water in CO for a few years, I really want to go somewhere that we can get in without dry-tops if we wanted.

We're class III-IV boaters, and would love to find a place that has a play park and a town all within walking/biking distance. So where should we go?

sgt.hulka is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2008   #2
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 416
Send a message via MSN to Jiberish
I usually skin to win it in august/sept.....where did you previously go in Colorado? Generally the Colorado river is plenty warmer then other rivers.... If not here, Out east is where a lot of boaters go, however WWP aren't as relivent as in Colorado..... Hope this helps
Ben Guska

Jiberish is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2008   #3
Telluride, Colorado
Paddling Since: 1492
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 207
Send a message via AIM to acetomato
acetomato is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2008   #4
Caspian's Avatar
Englewood, Colorado
Paddling Since: 1978
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 882
SE - Ocoee (III) and Chattooga (III & IV)
WV - New (IV), Middle/Lower Gauley (III/IV)

Of course, "town" is a very relative term, so maybe the WWP in Charlotte?

But Central America don't sound bad, either.
Join up, suckas.

"People demand freedom of speech to make up for the freedom of thought which they avoid."
- Soren Kierkegaard
Caspian is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2008   #5
Denver, Denver
Paddling Since: 2004
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 24
i was down in costa rica this winter the water feels like bath water and no need for anything but a pfd. you can acutely get a tan on the river its really nice. for me it brought up my feer-less-ness a little because quite frankly i am a little timid to swim in colorado where the water is much colder in costa rica i felt great challenging myself in the rive especially in big water. this company Costa Rica Rios is great you can either do a week of rivers only or a combo weeks with other things check out the web site as well.
telephil10 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Topic Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rail off water fall kayak life coach Whitewater Kayaking 29 09-30-2007 12:25 AM
Warm water boating in CO the doctor Whitewater Kayaking 3 01-17-2006 04:14 PM
The water is warm Swim team capt. Whitewater Kayaking 1 11-27-2005 08:40 PM
Will the coming warm up bring any water after the snow??? deepsouthpaddler Whitewater Kayaking 3 10-12-2005 09:08 AM
How do I keep my water dog warm? cstork Whitewater Kayaking 12 12-02-2004 01:35 PM

» Classified Ads
Perception's Corsica...

posted by ARraces

Perception's Corsica Overflow WHITEWATER Kayak....

Fred the Fuse 48

posted by kayaklifeislife

My first boat the Wavesport Fuse 48 I'm just putting it on...

whitewater kayaks

posted by leatherneck

2012 Fluid Solo Expedition kayak. Boat is in good shape....

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:20 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.