Silverthorne...Blue River Drudge...No love for boaters - Mountain Buzz
 

Go Back   Mountain Buzz > Whitewater Boating > Whitewater Kayaking


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 10-24-2003   #1
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Silverthorne...Blue River Drudge...No love for boaters

I saw in one of the local papers Silverthorne was deepening the Blue through town. Sounds like the fisherman are putting some cash for this one.

Too bad us boaters won't get a feature or two, especially after the miserable failure of Breck's park. Summit needs some play, Frisco still has some hope though.

Mike

  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-24-2003   #2
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
What happened with the Breck park? How does one go about making changes to there local river? The Animas has alot to offer but needs some work.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-24-2003   #3
mick
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Looks like the features in the Beck park are designed for more water than the streambed can handle. The few days we had a couple hundred cfs going through, the bottom several features flooded out. The features upstream were useless.
  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-25-2003   #4
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
I wonder if budgets for play parks should include a reserve for adjusting the park after a year based on performance.

A play park in Silverthorne seems like it would be short of water. I don't think Silverthorne has seen more than 100 cfs in quite a while. All the water is shipped over to Bailey/Foxton.
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Tags
blue river

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
Lower Blue River goes up klamb Whitewater Kayaking 5 03-06-2007 02:43 PM
Blue River AJI River Access & Safety Alerts! 4 06-13-2006 07:46 PM
Blue River Survey--BLM sks for Boaters' Input--Please Reply patrickt Whitewater Kayaking 7 09-25-2005 08:38 PM
The thing I love about ww boaters is... [email protected] Whitewater Kayaking 1 03-31-2004 05:06 PM
Blue River Saturday cosurfgod Whitewater Kayaking 3 10-17-2003 02:16 PM

» Classified Ads
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:26 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.