No other river in Colorado comes close to the scenery, whitewater and unique experience of the Upper Animas River! We have searched far and wide and firmly believe this is the best class IV-(V) section of river in the state. read more
When the water level is high in early-mid June, Upper Animas River rafting is non-stop Class IV-V action and is only suitable for dedicated adventure seekers. Once the river drops in late June and July, the intensity decreases dramatically and is suitable for everyone with an adventurous spirit.
FOUR FABULOUS OPTIONS
Great adventure trip for active people who want a taste of the Upper Animas.
This is the option we recommend to see all of the Upper Animas from Silverton to Tacoma.
Class V Upper Animas River rafting, classic hiking and climbing in the Weminuche Wilderness.
This will rock your boat and your world.
The Animas River is a free-flowing river which depends on snowpack. The Upper Animas starts running in May and is usually good through July. At lower August flows we cannot run all the way from Silverton but will start trips in Needleton.
MAP OF THE UPPER ANIMAS RIVER
ANIMAS RIVER FLOW @DURANGO (1930 – 2002)
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