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  1. Boaters Forum | General Boating Topics
    I'm new to owning a raft and, now that I'm responsible for everyone onboard, I want to get properly trained on best practices for safety, especially since we'll have kids with us. Question One: is a swiftwater rescue course what I should take or is there something else that's better suited for...
  2. New Member Introductions
    New to MT Buzz, recently relocated to Colorado and looking to start rafting more. Transitioning from kayak (10yrs) to raft or cat. Ran parts of the Poudre, Arkansas and Colorado last year and looking for local experienced group to float with. Interested in both Day and Multi day trips. Can...
  3. American Whitewater
    On this day, folks from around the state and country give to Colorado-based nonprofits like ours, with potential matches provided by the CommunityFirst Foundation. Go here to make your online donation to support American Whitewater's Colorado River Access Program. This year provided it’s fair...
  4. Creek Boats
    Has crack in bottom right. Not too bad. Also hog nosed a little bit. Not too bad. She rides pretty dry. Great boat for starter or keep your season going. Located in Denver, CO.
  5. Boaters Forum | General Boating Topics
    Anyone interested in putting a delores trip together this weekend? Flows are perfect and I would love to get a run on this section while I can. I typically run the Animas, Piedra and commercially guide up on the Nenana in alaska. I've been in Durango for 5 years and it's most likely if you're in...
  6. Whitewater Rafting
    Can anyone recommend a good resource (website or book) on whitewater rafting in Colorado, specifically a guide resource with maps, rapid names/ ratings, accessibility etc.? Thanks boater brethren!
  7. Kayaking | Trip Planner
    Anyone interested in running any such places? Or nearby places not aforementioned? All summer, tomorrow on out, i can float most any day, most anywhere i can drive to within a few hours.
  8. Kayaking | Trip Planner
    Anyone ever run the Hermosa Creek? I run the lower section from the creek bridge into the Animas and down to Trimble lane bridge. It is class III- at most. I have also run from a few miles farther up, and it is very nice class IV- and IV+ almost constantly until the creek bridge. I plan to run...
  9. Winter Buzz
    Powder Tuesday in Steamboat on Vimeo
  10. Whitewater Kayaking
    I had a great time on Shoshone the last few New Years Days. Since it is December today I thought I'd post up to see who else has the bug besides me. A few pictures from 2009. I'd like to propose a group of kindred spirits meeting at the take out at 12:00 Noon. Peter Holcombe Peter Holcombe...
  11. Winter Buzz
    I got off work @ 7am and this is what I found... Just another snowy morning! on Vimeo
  12. Whitewater Kayaking
    If anyone is planning on driving from the Pennsylvania area to the Colorado area during the month of December and will be willing to transport a whitewater kayak, I would be willing to help with travel expenses. Please call me for more details. Thanks, Lenny. 970.481.7158
  13. Whitewater Kayaking
    Runs that have the whitewater, solitude, scenery, and adventure. Dolores River (Ponderosa Gorge) Arkansas River (Rincon to Pinnacle Rock) Gunnison River (Gunnison Gorge) Gunnison River Some of the best class III in Colorado: good flat to whitewater ratio, nice lengths, mostly III's with some II+...
  14. Kayaking | Trip Planner
    Looking for a place to park a small pop-up trailer for 1 night, prior to running Foxton. Anyone know of any places near the Foxton run to car camp. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Lenny. 970.481.7158
  15. Kayaking | Trip Planner
    What is the best link to get accurate flows for the Foxton run on the South Plate in Colorado. Thanks, Lenny.
  16. Kayaking | Trip Planner
    Planning on running the Lower Blue Friday, September 17th and looking for any beta on car camping near take-out or put-in for Thursday night. Will have a small pop-up trailer, so any forest service roads, or any place to get off the main roads would be great. Any input would be helpful...
  17. Kayaking | Trip Planner
    Looking to run the Lower Blue Friday morning, September 17th. Live in Fort Collins and will either camp out near river Thursday night OR arrive early Friday morning to run. My wife will be coming along to run shuttle, so it should make things simple. If interested please send me a post or...
  18. Kayaking | Trip Planner
    Hi all- I am a 2nd year paddler and am looking for partners to run some easy sections of the Colorado on Labor Day weekend. I ran Grizzly Creek down past the Glenwood PP yesterday and am looking to run it again this weekend. 8-) If you are looking some easy, class II river time, let me know.
  19. Kayaking | Trip Planner
    Basically, I am just looking for any advice about boating in the Denver area or seeing if anyone would be willing to show me the ropes. I just moved to Denver and am looking for people to boat with. I just started kayaking in Jan this year at pool sessions in Wisconsin. Have been on the river...
  20. Whitewater Kayaking
    Only 3 weeks until the best race and festival of the season! Gore Race is Saturday August 28th and everything is line for a great day out. If you've ever wanted to get on Gore Canyon, this is the day to do it. However to make sure this can all happen we do need the help of volunteers. This...
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