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Cache La Poudre River

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Address: Fort Collins, CO
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Colorado's only designated National Wild and Scenic River provides...

Colorado's only designated National Wild and Scenic River provides thrilling whitewater and paddling adventures.

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Rafting down the river with an outstanding view

We rafted this river plus went fly fishing on it. It is hard to match the beauty of it all, especially on the remote stretches you see while on the raft. Try it!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 July 2016
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

COLD if you wade in, but all snow melt rivers in area are! Poudre trail follows river. Beautiful area to hike or raft.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We rafted this river plus went fly fishing on it. It is hard to match the beauty of it all, especially on the remote stretches you see while on the raft. Try it!

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Kingston, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Loved watching people raft and tube the river. Beautiful place to stop and take pictures. The drive was very relaxing and plenty of places to stop and look at river.

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Kauai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

As good as it gets along the front range. Bring a picnic and enjoy. Take a raft trip and cool off. Take a hike. Fish for trout. Great scenery, uncrowded, accessible and the road is open all year long.

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Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Second time down the Poudre and I have loved both times. Gorgeous, clean, absolutely pristine! Refreshing!

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Great place to go and enjoy the wonderful scenery and the peace and quiet and sunshine. Loads to do, hiking, fishing, cycle trails and watersports on the river.

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Black Forest, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

rafting, tubing, fishing, swimming, camping, just enjoying nature, and of course concerts at the Mishawaka.... I've spent time in the canyon off and on for more years than I care to mention and it's one of the best and most defining features of Fort Collins and the adjacent canyon. Not to be missed!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

The title might be misleading because I only had one day here and I hiked along the river. But I got so many great pictures of people rafting down the river, that I will be back to try that next time. That said there are many great hiking trails and campgrounds along the river. The drive along the river is... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

During the month of June, it's time to do a river raft ride. We booked with one of the guides and was not disappointed with our raft ride. It was exciting and so fun to do. It's a must do while in CO!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Went White Water Rafting and Driving along this river, stopped for pictures and took a long drive. It is part of Colorado that everyone knows. It is fantastic. Loved it.

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