Silver Canyon

Meeting in Idaho Springs, enjoy intermediate whitewater as you splash through medium-sized whitewater drops. This intermediate trip rafting on Clear Creek, you will have a chance to soak in the rich history of Idaho Springs as you float through this old Colorado mining town. This river has an inconsistent season due to the water levels.


Difficulty Level:


Minimum Age:

12 Years Old

Meeting Place:

Idaho Springs, Colorado


1/2 Day

Spanning 2 hours over 9.5 miles on Clear Creek, a narrow steep canyon with clear, fast flowing rapids. This intermediate trip is full of medium-sized whitewater that is perfect for first-timers. Set with a backdrop of the historic mining town! Unfortunately, due to mother nature and unstable water levels, it is infrequently able to run.



1:00 pm – 3.45 pm

This river runs infrequently due to water levels, we recommend Browns Canyon for a more consistent river!

Map Shows the Trip Meeting Location


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Buena Vista, CO
12:42 pm, May 16, 2022
temperature icon 72°F
L: 68° H: 73°
Feels like 70.34 °F broken clouds
Wind gusts: 18 mph
UV Index: 0
Precipitation: 0 inch
Visibility: 10 km
Sunrise: 5:51 am
Sunset: 8:10 pm
Humidity 21 %
Pressure1024 mb
Wind 18 mph
Breckenridge, CO
12:46 pm, May 16, 2022
temperature icon 63°F
L: 60° H: 66°
Feels like 59.38 °F overcast clouds
Wind gusts: 9 mph
UV Index: 0
Precipitation: 0 inch
Visibility: 10 km
Sunrise: 5:49 am
Sunset: 8:11 pm
Humidity 14 %
Pressure1031 mb
Wind 9 mph