Stand-Up Paddleboard Lessons – Class I-III

Quick trip facts:

  • Departs from River Runners Salida or the BV Adventure Hub
  • Provided by Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center (RMOC)
  • Surf session or down river lessons
  • Gear included
  • Ages 12+ (strong swimmer)*

*Minimum requirements and rapid classifications fluctuate with water levels. Please call for current conditions.

Stand-Up Paddleboard Lessons provided by

Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center.

SUP Lessons – Class I – III

Please book in advance.

9:00 am & 1:30 pm

Salida Surf Session
Starting at $90 per person


Buena Vista Surf Session
Starting at $90 per person


Salida Down River Lesson
Starting at $95 per person


Buena Vista Down River Lesson
Starting at $95 per person


Stand-Up Paddleboard Lessons in Salida and Buena Vista, Colorado

Surf and Down River SUP Lessons on the Arkansas River

Learn to surf or go down the river on a stand-up paddleboard lesson with Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center (RMOC). Beginner and advanced lessons available. Learn how to stand on the board, paddle, ferry across the river and catch eddies. Or you can take it to the next level by learning adanced paddling techniques. Participants must be at least 12 years old, in good shape and strong swimmers.

Do you have more questions about whitewater tours in Colorado?

You can give us a call at (800) 723-8987 or check out the River Runners FAQ.

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