Events / North Star Roaring Fork River Float - June 20

North Star Roaring Fork River Float - June 20

Take a gentle float through important wildlife habitat in North Star Open Space with Roaring Fork Conservancy and Pitkin County Open Space & Trails. We’ll provide some history of North Star, discuss wildlife highlights, and discuss recent restoration activities along this mild two-hour float.  Float is appropriate for ages 14 and up.

Floats are dependent on river flows and may be cancelled due to extremely high or low flows.

An inflatable kayak (ducky), paddle, and PFD are provided for each participant. Please dress appropriately as the float will happen rain or shine. 

Please call (970) 927-1290 with questions.



Thursday, June 20, 2024
3:00pm – 7:00pm
Roaring Fork River above Aspen
Cost: $10 

This program is underwritten by Pitkin County Open Space & Trails with support from Blazing Adventures.

REGISTRATION is required and opens May 30, 2024.

What to wear

It can get cold on the river and you will get wet sitting in a ducky.

  • Please dress to get wet – NO COTTON.
  • You may wish to wear a rain coat and rain pants. While paddling a ducky, you typically get a wet bottom.
  • Close-toed shoes that can get wet (no flip flops or Crocs)
  • Fleece, if cool weather.
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Water bottle
  • Leave a dry change of clothes and/or a towel in your car for after the float

Contact Us

Roaring Fork Conservancy

PHONE: (970) 927-1290

PO Box 3349
Basalt, CO 81621

22800 Two Rivers Road
Basalt, CO 81621

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