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Guide to Paddling Lakes and Rivers

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Boulder Creek (Town sect.) Class II-III
Clear Creek (Loveland Ski Area/Pass to Georgetown) Class V
Clear Creek (I-70 along Rt. 6 to Golden) Class IV-V
Clear Creek (Georgetown to I-70 and Rt. 6) Class III-IV
South Platte (Highway 76 Commerce City to Brighton) Class IIp
South Platte (Brighton City Park to Ft. Lupton) Class IIp
Eleven Mile Canyon (South Fork of the South Platte west of Colorado Springs) Class III-V
Left Hand Canyon (Just Northwest of Boulder) Class IV-V
Upper Boulder Creek Class IV-V
Blue River (below Green Mountain Reservoir) Class III-IV
South Boulder Creek Class V
Westwater Class IV


Boulder Reservoir
Horsetooth Reservoir
Gross Reservoir

Park and Play Paddling
Boulder Creek and Map
Golden Play Park and Map
Lyons Play Park and Map
Salida Play Park and Map

The Colorado Mountains are getting snow, don't delay, its time to play!

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