Northstar Roaring Fork River Float

June 3, 2014 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Roaring Fork River above Aspen

Cost: FREE with underwriting from Pitkin County Open Space & Trails

Bring your canoe, kayak, or ducky and get ready to float the gentle Roaring Fork River through some of the most important wildlife habitat in the upper Roaring Fork Valley. Staff from Pitkin County Open Space & Trails and Roaring Fork Conservancy will give the history of Northstar Open Space, point out wildlife, and discuss recent restoration activities along this mild two-hour float. Float is dependent on river flows and may be cancelled due to extremely high or low flows.

Please bring your own boat and PFD. If needed, arrangements can be made to provide an inflatable kayak (ducky), paddle, and PFD for participants. Please dress appropriately; the float will happen rain or shine. This free event is underwritten by Pitkin County Open Space & Trails. Registration is required at Please call (970) 927-1290 with questions.

Roaring Fork Conservancy is the watershed conservation organization in the Roaring Fork Valley that brings people together to protect our rivers. Celebrating over ten years of watershed conservation, Roaring Fork Conservancy focuses on keeping water in our rivers, keeping our rivers healthy, and keeping our riparian habitat intact. For more information call 927-1290 or visit

Sarah Johnson

Education and Outreach Coordinator

P.O. Box 3349, Basalt, CO 81621
tel: (970) 927-1290
cell: (970) 510-0697

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