2018 ACA Open Canoe Nationals
The 2018 Open Canoe Nationals for both Downriver and Slalom are being hosted on the Arkansas River in Colorado. Downriver will be near Salida Colorado and Slalom will be near Buena Vista. The sites are within approximately 30 miles of each other. Dates are mid July from the 14th through the 22nd. Each discipline, Downriver and Slalom, has it’s own website that you may select on the top bar. We plan on having exciting and enjoyable events and look forward to meeting you in our backyard.
Downriver will be near Salida Colorado. Dates are mid July from Saturday the 14th through Tuesday the 17th.
Flow is primarily natural with a portion being dam released. Normal flow for the selected dates varies between 800 cfs and 1800 cfs with the average being 1400 cfs.
We plan on having exciting and enjoyable events and look forward to meeting you in our backyard.
Downriver Race Schedule
Saturday July 14 through Tuesday July 17
SBR=Salida Boat Ramp
BCR=Bear Creek Rapids
RAS=Rincon Access Site
SSR=Stoney Springs Resort
FHQ=FIBARK Headquarters Building
BSP=Band Stand Park (1 block downriver from FHQ)
BBS=Below Band Stand
SER=Salida East Recreation area
For more information and to register for the 2018 ACA WWOCD National Championships please go to the hosting website at http://www.opencanoe2018.com/