Our shortest over night trip, only 10.5 miles over 2 days. This trip is ideal for fisherman wanting to take their time fishing each rapid or for a family group with younger kids that want to take it easy their first trip. Day one paddle length is just 6 miles down to Arcadia (2-3 hours of paddling), day two paddle is about 4.5 miles down to the Alpine Take out (1 to 1 1/2 hours paddle). This trip includes an interesting section of water with plenty of rapids 5 rated class II, great mountain views, and a remote wilderness feel. The Arcadia to Alpine section has been know for citation small mouth bass and is listed as a great section in many fishing guide books. The pickup time at Alpine will be mutually agreed to an can be any time between 11am through 4 pm. Except for the 3 Day Buchanan to Snowden, and 5 day Iron Gate to Snowden that require 8 person minimum. See 5 Day Iron Gate trip as an example.
MINIMUM GROUP SIZE:Two People
PRICING INCLUDES: Rental of boat, paddles, life jackets, safety orientation, river maps, use of dry bags, 5 gallon water jugs, access to private land for camping, and all required shuttles.