Canoeing the Upper Colorado River
BLM Ranger Ritcher recovering wrapped canoe below Needles Eye
BLM Ranger Ritcher recovering wrapped canoe below Needles Eye

Pumphouse to Rancho Del Rio is an intermediate stretch of whitewater.  Above 4,000 CFS, this stretch is advanced whitewater.  Every canoe MUST be a whitewater outfitted boat with floation, and each person wearing a PFD and helmet.  Please contact the BLM Kremmling Field Office if you have any questions (970) 724-3000.