BWR In The News

Happy New Year from Breckenridge Whitewater!

I don’t know about you, but here at Breckenridge Whitewater we are very excited to see the end of 2016 and the beginning of 2017. Stay tuned for some exciting updates and new features for the 2017 season!

Everything You Need to Know About Breckenridge Opening Day

Breckenridge recently woke up to the sight of the beautiful Ten Mile Range covered in snow. While the town saw little to no snow, those living on the mountain had to spend a few extra minutes in the morning clearing their windshields of snow. So, what does all this mean exactly? It’s almost time. Ski … Read More >>

Top 5 Fall Microbrews

Fall is, arguably, one of the greatest times of the year. Not only does the cool weather and changing leaves make it great, but some of the best beers make their debut each year in the fall. Here are our top picks for microbrews for this fall.   Small Patch Pumpkin Harvest Ale – Tommyknocker … Read More >>

May Whitewater Rafting Trips

Rafting Season Is Here! Spring is in the air and that means one thing in the Rockies: it’s time to get wet! May is just around the corner, the snow is melting, and the rivers are roaring. The rivers of Colorado are bustling with activity and BWR  is ready to take you there. Starting May … Read More >>

High Water Colorado Rafting!

Sudden warm temperatures created a fast and furious runoff a couple weeks ago. But the water has not dropped out after that as might be expected. River levels are still fantastic! Read a Summit Daily article here about the runoff and all of the Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting options in Summit County. Quotes from AVA owner … Read More >>

Summit Daily article on 1188

The Summit Daily ran one of dozens of articles in papers across the state on the proposed River Outfitters Viability Act.  Read the article here.

Commercial rafting at risk in Colorado!

Commercial rafting is at risk in the state of Colorado. SUPPORT HOUSE BILL 10-1188! A landowner along the Taylor River near Gunnison has informed a commercial rafting outfitter, Scenic River Tours, that they are not allowed to pass by his land with their rafting trips. He has declared the river that goes through his land … Read More >>

Breckenridge named one of top 31 places to go in world

The NY Times this week named Breckenridge as one of the top 31 places in the world to visit. Other places on the list included Patagonia Wine Country; Mysore, India; Antarctica; and Shanghai, China. Quite the company. So if you were debating on where to go this summer, it’s settled–Breckenridge! With great nightlife and restaurants, stunning … Read More >>

Buena Vista’s International Day of Climate Action

We participated in 350.org’s worldwide International Day of Climate Action. Colorado Kayak Supply and several other local BV businesses set up this cool photo. Check out more details here and see photos below. A river twist on the idea!