Stand Up Paddle Board Tours in Buena Vista, Colorado
SUP Board the Milk Run of the Arkansas River
Stand up paddle boarding is the fastest growing segment of the paddlesports industry and you will know why once you give it a try for yourself. Let one of our certified guides show you how to stand, paddle and navigate the river. This mild whitewater trip starts in a big calm eddy at River Runners – then shuttle four miles upstream to paddle the Milk Run section of the Arkansas River. There are some class II rapids (depending on flows), but there is plenty of flat water as well.
Minimum age 12
Departs from River Runners at Browns Canyon
This Stand Up Paddle Board Tour takes out at the River Runners Riverside Bar and Grill.
When is the best time to Stand Up Paddle Board the Arkansas River?
The Milk Run offers the best SUP board experience during summer and fall. In high water years, this section is more than just a float trip during peak runoff which may not be appropriate for SUP Boarding.
What to bring on your Stand Up Paddle Board Tour
PFDs, helmets, paddles, splash gear, first aid, and all other safety equipment are included with the price of your SUP tour. You may also want to bring base layers (such as polypro or other quick-dry fabrics), sunglasses (straps sold at River Runners), sunblock, water bottle, and board shorts.