The scene on Monday afternoon (credit: CBS)

Kayaking Couple Rescued After Getting Stuck In Platte River

Denver firefighters saved a couple in the South Platte River at Confluence Park Monday afternoon.


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Risky Colorado Rivers Place A Premium On Safety

Three deaths in two weeks and Colorado rivers rushing at record levels have put a premium on safety for kayaking and rafting enthusiasts this spring.


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Government Shutdown Could Ruin Kayaker’s Expensive 3-Week Trip

The government shutdown is causing problems all across the country, even in the Grand Canyon where the problems in Washington may leave one Arvada kayaker high and dry.


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Disabled Kayakers Descend On Ferril Lake In City Park

Kayakers were gliding along the water in City Park on Saturday as a part of Colorado Get Outdoors Day.


The Animas River (credit: usgs.gov)

EPA Clean Water Proposal Draws Caution, Support

Kayakers, conservationists and other backers of an Environmental Protection Agency effort to keep Colorado waters clean are gathering Tuesday to demonstrate their support for the agency’s efforts.


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Minturn Kayaker Killed On Eagle River

A Minturn man who died while kayaking on an Eagle River Saturday was wearing a life preserver and a helmet.


A kayaker on Clear Creek on Sunday (credit: CBS)

Kayakers Enjoying The High Water In Clear Creek

Despite rushing water, people were out enjoying Clear Creek on Sunday.


Kayaking at the Teva Mountain Games in Vail (credit: CBS)

Teva Mountain Games In Vail Features Kayaking

The rushing rapids are attracting some of the best kayakers in the world to Vail this weekend.


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Rafting Season In Colorado Begins Despite Fickle Weather

Rafters and kayakers are already starting to take advantage of above-average flows on Colorado rivers despite the fickle weather.


A kayaker at Buena Vista Whitewater Park (credit: CBS)

Buena Vista Whitewater Park Grows In Popularity

Whitewater parks are growing in popularity around the state and kayakers around the world are discovering one of the newer parks — the Buena Vista Whitewater Park on the Arkansas River.