RIVER MANAGEMENT SOCIETY – 2021 RMS Symposium Auction
Auction Ends: Apr 15, 2021 03:45 PM EDT

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3 Day Westwater Canyon - Colorado River Rafting Trip for two

Item Number
258
Estimated Value
$1,650 USD
Sold
$925 USD to ag39800c6

The winning bid will go to Panorama Global Fund (tax ID 26-3265577), a 501c3 nonprofit organization, which will send the donation to RIVER MANAGEMENT SOCIETY (tax ID 311297130) on behalf of the winner.

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Item Description

Named The Wests Best Short Whitewater Trip by National Geographic, this rafting adventure begins in the tranquil waters of picturesque Ruby Horsethief Canyon allowing for the use of fun inflatable kayaks (IKs) and stand-up paddleboards (SUPs). An abundance of wildlife, including great blue herons, bald eagles, peregrine falcons, mule deer, and desert bighorn sheep add additional interest to the stunning desert scenery. Ruby Horsethief also offers some fantastic hiking to natural arches in the Entrada Sandstone and Mee Canyon in the Black Ridge Canyons Wilderness Area. Next comes numerous Class III and IV rapids and the canyons towering walls offering incredible views of a Precambrian time-capsule with geologic formations of nearly two-billion year old black Vishnu Schist and pink Zoroaster Granite topped by red-gold sandstone. Spacious sandy beach campsites welcome guests for evenings of delicious guide-prepared meals, camaraderie and relaxation before retiring for the night under a blanket of a million stars.

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