What is an endangered fish recovery program?

The Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program is a public and private partnership of water users, conservation groups, and state and federal agencies. Explore the recovery program here! 

Hike at Homestake

Registration for this event has filled. We will share updated information about the event date to participants soon. Join Eagle River Watershed Council and other community collaborators to get up close to the Homestake Valley by hiking the Whitney Creek Trail. Along the way, you’ll learn from experts about the…

2021 Peak Flow Prediction Contest Winners Announced


Eagle River Watershed Council Announces Peak Flow Prediction Contest Winners Jacque Stevenson, of Avon, is the grand prize winner of the 2021 Peak Flow Prediction Contest. Congrats Jacque! Eagle River Watershed Council is thrilled to announce the winners of its third annual Peak Flow Prediction Contest. The contest is a…

Minturn Downriver Dash Whitewater Race

Minturn Downriver Dash Whitewater Race

Join Vail Recreation District for a NEW whitewater event on Saturday, June 5. This whitewater event is open to kayakers and R2 raft teams (raft team must provide their own boat, up to 12′). Kayak racers start at 4 p.m. and raft teams start at 5 p.m. The race format…

Voluntary Fishing Closure on the Colorado River Implemented

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