Eugene Buchanan

Elevation Outdoors Guide to Boats

Spring Fever

Flows are up after a big snow year and it’s time to get out on the water. Whether you are heading to the local lake, canyon run, whitewater cataract or surf wave, we have chosen the best boats to keep you on top.
Spectator Sport: Paddle at community parks or just hang out and watch. Photo: Courtesy Shane Sigle/REP

Making Waves

Colorado may be famed for its natural wonders, but it also leads the nation in imitating nature when it comes to rivers. The Centennial State is home to the most whitewater parks in the country. And these parks are helping local economies as well as changing the legal landscape when it comes to water rights.