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Whitewater Dream Retreat Itinerary


DAY 1 : LAUNCH DAY
7:30am – Meet at Adrift Headquarters Guests are on their own for breakfast prior to meeting Adrift guides. An earlier meeting time can be arranged if you flew into the area. Come with your river bag packed. The shuttle to put in will depart from the Adrift Adventures Rafting Center. At the river put-in your trip leader will provide a safety orientation before you start rafting through Lodore Canyon. Camp at a roadless wilderness site in the canyon. Lunch and dinner are provided.

DAY 2 : GREEN RIVER INTRO
Raft the Green River with optional short hikes to observe wildlife and canyon geology. Run one of the big rapids, Hell's Half Mile, and camp at a remote beach. Optional hike. Breakfast, lunch and dinner provided.

DAY 3 : FINISH GATES OF LODORE, THROUGH YAMPA RIVER CONFLUENCE
After breakfast you float out of Lodore into 2,000 ft. deep Whirlpool Canyon and run fun rapids. Great optional hike to waterfall and Indian rock art. Camp in wilds. Breakfast, lunch and dinner provided.

DAY 4 : SPLIT MOUNTAIN GORGE
Coffee and breakfast is ready early then we launch on the river and float through the exciting rapids of Split Mountain Gorge. Lunch is also provided. You should arrive at the river trip takeout around 2:00 pm where you are shuttled back to your car at the Adrift Adventures Rafting Center arriving around 3:00 pm