Trip Coordinator (TC) Virtual Training via Zoom AND an on river day April18 and 20 2024

In one mid-week evening on Zoom with downloaded handouts,Bill Ashworth and Jeff Oxenford will give you the essential elements to successfully pulling off an RMCC ACA-sanctioned trip. A one day on-river session will follow on Saturday For more hands on paddling training, check the RMCC website and calendar for other classes. Dreaming – how do you […]

ACA INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT AND CERTIFICATION WORKSHOP: May 3 – 7, 2024

Level 3-4 Whitewater Canoeing (solo and tandem), Golden, CO There will be an ACA instructor development and certification workshop for whitewater canoeing held in and around Golden, CO. The focus of this class will be river/whitewater canoeing, solo and tandem. There is an option for students to participate in the first three days only (May […]

RMCC Canoe Rigging and Packing Class May 4 2024

Bill Ashworth’s house Boulder, CO, United States

Join RMCC for an afternoon clinic, learning to set up and pack your canoe for river tripping. This is a dry land exercise and will prepare you to rig your boat for moving water and what and how to pack for weekend and multi-day camping outings. Bill will cover rigging and techniques for efficient and […]

Niobrara River Memorial Day – MAY 24 -MAY 27

Valentine, NE Valentine, NE, United States

This will be an ACA-sanctioned outing/event which requires EITHER ACA membership OR a $10/person insurance fee.  This is an easy, kids-friendly class 1 river, with our campground in the middle of the run.  Each day will be about 12 miles and about 4 hours. For more information about skill level and equipment information, see RMCC […]

Rendezvous at Radium: Friday through Monday, August 2 – 5, 2024

Radium Campground

Our annual Rendezvous on the Colorado River is scheduled for the first weekend in August.  We have group camps A and B at the Radium Campground reserved for Friday through Monday morning.  Camping will be free at these sites for Rendezvous participants (RMCC members and guests only), although individuals will have to pay their own […]

North Platte River Above Glendo Exploratory trip Aug 9th

Glendo WY Glendo, Wyoming

Per the linked flyer here, this is an EXPLORATORY trip starting on the North Platte River and paddling into Glendo Reservoir to the Elkhorn Boat Ramp on the upper end of the reservoir. This trip immediately proceeds the RMCC North Platte Glendo to Guernsey trip and may be done as a stand-alone trip or in […]

North Platte River Glendo to Guernsey Aug 10 2024

Glendo WY Glendo, Wyoming

RMCC members and guests are welcome to paddle the North Platte River from Glendo Reservoir almost to Guernsey Reservoir, a distance of almost 20 miles. This is a fun, day long paddling trip and I hope you can join us. It is Class I+ with one Class II section of standing waves ; helmets required […]

Missouri Breaks — Fall

Missouri River

We are in the planning stage for a fall Upper Missouri Breaks National Monument trip — Tentative dates are September 17 – 26 with two days of driving on each end.  The trip length includes, we hope, multiple hikes with a couple layover days.  We plan to boat 108 miles from Coal Banks Landing (mile […]

Colorado River: Ruby/Horsethief Canyons Sun 9/29 – Mon 9/30

Loma, CO

Join RMCC as we paddle the Colorado River Sunday – Monday from Loma, CO to the Westwater Station boat ramp in Utah through  Ruby and Horsethief Canyons . We’ll be camping at one of the larger sites on the river Sunday night – TBD. Our late September date should offer gorgeous fall color on the […]