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A Beginner’s Guide to Fly Fishing in Winter

Because fishing during the winter is usually considered more difficult, many refrain from fishing during the season. Well, many are unaware that the same factor can be used to your advantage! Of course, there will be fewer people out there fly fishing during the winter, but that is not the only advantage we are referring…

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November 1, 2022

Don’t Miss Out on the Excursion of a Lifetime – A Colorado Rafting Trip This fall

With summer in the rear-view mirror, many are contemplating their plans for fall and winter. Most will involve the indoors, but don’t give up on the opportunity of a lifetime—to kayak or raft in Colorado this fall. We know that fall in Colorado can cool down quickly, so it’s a good idea to wear a…

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October 5, 2022

Finding the Perfect Water Sport Rental Boats in Colorado

Are you looking for vacation ideas this summer? Whether a plan with your friends or something you want to do with your family, watersport boat rentals will be a perfect option. It is one of the activities that both children and adults enjoy. If you are new to boat rentals, there are a few things…

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October 5, 2022

Are Hot Springs on Your Bucket List? Come River Rafting With Us!

Hot springs and river rafting are like yin and yang. After a long day of rafting along the Arkansas River, a late afternoon in the natural hot springs of the Rocky Mountains is the relaxation necessary for a day of adventure and excitement.   As we soak in nature’s tub, the water contains natural minerals…

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June 22, 2022

Native Trees And Plants You Will See Everywhere Along Colorado Rivers

By Brenda Stuart Source You have to do more than stop and smell the roses when you’re in Colorado. You’ll miss a lot if you don’t look up and see the trees. An exhilarating ride along the state’s whitewater streams is a thrill, but the eye-popping scenery is an integral part of the total experience….

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May 24, 2022

Why You Need to Book a River Rafting Adventure This Spring

Imagine being amidst the beautiful Rocky Mountain scenery and rafting down some intense and extreme rapids or just floating along some easier sections of whitewater.  The sights and sounds of river rafting are thrilling. Few aspects make springtime river rafting more amazing than during any other time of the year. For adventure lovers, spring is…

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May 23, 2022

The Power & the Glory Crystal Rapid 1983

The Power and Glory – A Piece of History! The Power and the Glory poster shows Crystal Rapid in the Grand Canyon flowing at 90,000 CFS in July 1983. This section of the Colorado River had not seen flows like this since the completion of Glen Canyon Dam in 1963. With Climate Change and…

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March 11, 2022

There was a boy in the tropics……

There was a boy who lived near the jungle and a river – It changed my life! by Rey Vargas – Native of Costa Rica Let me tell you my story…. as a boy in Costa Rica.  I lived in a small town near the now ‘capital of river rafting in Costa Rica.  My town…

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January 28, 2022

Adventure Approved Classic Gingerbread Cookies

It’s that time of year again!  The season to cozy up to a warm fire after a long day on the slopes or in the outdoors. We love a good fireside chat, but we also enjoy a great snack. So we are here to help you have both! Make up some easy to bake adventure…

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November 22, 2019

10 Reasons To Go Kayaking!

Rafting may be one of our favorite activities on the water, but there is plenty of other watercraft to take to the rapids! Kayaking is a huge part of our life here at DVK and we want it to be part of your life too. With amazing health, mental, and athletic benefits Kayaking is the…

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May 23, 2019