Eagle River Recreation Management Area

Bureau of Land Management, Colorado.

The Eagle River Extensive Recreation Management Area provides excellent recreational opportunities, especially for fishers and boaters visiting the area. The recreation sites just a few miles from Gypsum provide camping facilities and boat access. Allows for year round whitewater rafting, and it is a popular place for fly fishing. The level of rafting on this river overall is class III-IV. The trip length is about 3 - 4 hours. The best time top raft is late May to early July. For more information, please contact the Colorado Field Office.

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From Denver, CO to Colorado River Valley Field Office (1.Take the exit onto I-70 W toward Grand Jct 164 mi (2. Take exit 97 toward 9th St 0.2 mi (3. Turn left onto 9th St 0.1 mi (4. Turn left onto River Frontage Rd. Destination will be on the right 0.9 mi.

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