Welcome to Colorado Whitewater

Are you just getting started with whitewater kayaking and looking for a great way to start running rivers? Or perhaps you're an experienced paddler who'd like to meet local boaters and give something back to the Colorado whitewater community?

Then come see what we're all about!


Upcoming events

Colorado Whitewater Happenings

Kick off the season with some visual inspiration

Come check out a variety of fun films at the Oriental Theater on March 26th. Come to socialize and check out our usual amazing raffle and giveaways and this year help support First Descents. It's a win-win!

Get your Tickets now! 

Pool Sessions will be finishing up soon!

If you need classes check the offerings NOW before it's too late! Otherwise join us for open pools and practice your skills.

Check the Schedule

Looking for more inspiration? Meet Rocky!

Our annual spring dinner highlights the grand canyons around the world from the Nile to the Amazon. Join us for yummy food and a great speaker. 

Get your tickets

Get your 2019 CW Calendar!

Calendars are hot off the press, so get yours and start planning your paddle trips with a good dose of inspiration. Limited quantity available.

Buy yours today

Our Mission  
Colorado Whitewater (CW) is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization that promotes the sport of whitewater kayaking in the Rocky Mountain region. We introduce new kayakers to whitewater, teach paddling techniques, promote and teach whitewater safety, and support racing and freestyle kayak competitions.

In addition, our mission is to inform the public about river access, conservation, and other general issues concerning rivers and wilderness, while working to resolve problems related to those issues.

Colorado Whitewater is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  455 Sherman Street, Suite 300 Denver, CO 80203

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