Adrenaline Rush, San Miguel River in Telluride

Join us on a kayak trip down the San Miguel River in Telluride Colorado. In the spring and early summer this snow- melt fed river plunges from the high peaks of the San Juan Mountains and pulsates through San Miguel and Norwood canyons. The contrast of the lush riparian ecosystem and the brilliant red sandstone canyon is undeniably unique. Starting just 5 miles Northwest of Telluride, the San Miguel River contains 40 miles of uninterrupted class III whitewater.

From the start the San Miguel River in Telluride, Colorado  is swift and continuous so it is crucial that you watch for your guide’s signals and follow his line through the rapids as you go down stream. The entire length of the San Miguel Canyon is 30 miles and can be broken up into a 8 mile 1/2 day , 20 mile full day 0r a 40 mile overnight adventure .