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Schneider Park, Durango, CO 81301
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We have gone to Durango many time,s just to enjoy the Animas River path. It winds through Durango, with plenty of opportunity to enjoy restaurants, city parks and conveniences such as restrooms and parking. Fun to watch the Kayaks and rafts going down the river....More

Thank Claire253
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Well, yes, and a very pretty and scenic one at that. Surprisingly fast flowing and big, given how dry the area is. Get down to it, away from Durango if you can. Splash your toes. Go fishing. Take it in.

Thank hfulghum
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great river rafting trip. We are senior citizens so anyone can do this. Very refreshing and exciting.

Thank vivavacations11
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Clear, clean water- great for wading, rafting, watching. Would go back to Durango just to enjoy the water

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We have been camping in Durango, Colorado since 1995, in part, because of the Animas River. I love to sit next to the river, drink coffee and just watch the river. We also love all of the river activities such as rafting and fishing.

Thank Suzette1421
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Mild to wild rafting . Our guide was Ben. He was very knowledgeable about the area and filled us in on many fun facts. The best part was he had a great way of getting us all to work as a group to navigate the...More

Thank Marcia C
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Great rafting. You can even catch the train and have it drop you off upriver if you sign up with the right outfit.

Thank jessemotive
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Our guide was Ellen - and she was outstanding. She taught us how to paddle and our group of nine actually got to help navigate through the Animas River. Ellen grew up in Durango and passed on a lot of local information to us. Overall...More

Thank DanHohnbaum
Reviewed 28 June 2017

There are great walking paths on both sides of the river all the way through town, Great for fly fishing, rafting and tubing. Many rafting companies available int town.

Thank regan43
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

A wild ride indeed. Great fun! If going to Colorado Outback Adventures , get there at least 1/2 hour early. Parking is an issue.

Thank pixeltickler
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Anne L
4 November 2017|
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Response from dviloria | Reviewed this property |
While I do not know for sure if there are vacation homes available I highly suspect it. The area is filled with a great deal of natural beauty that certainly would attract folks to offer a vacation home paradise.
12 June 2017|
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Response from Suzette1421 | Reviewed this property |
When the river is really running, there is one rapid that is a class IV - V. We have rafted with children as young as six and my parents who are in their 70s. Never any problem and we have always had a fantastic time!