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#110194 - 01/27/09 07:00 PM where to go.. family canoe trip with friends.
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Loc: El Paso, TX
Can anyone recommend a location to go Canoeing for 3 days and possible a place to rent canoes. One of my friends tossed an idea out of taking our families on a calm water canoe trip. Float down stream and camp for a night then float down stream some more and camp, but have no idea where would be a good place to do this. We all live in different locations and have no problem having to drive for a day to the location but hopefully nothing farther east of Colorado, or NM since one of us lives in San Diego. We were first thinking of a river rafting trip and some camping in Colorado but need to find something safer more family oriented for kids 6-2 years of age. We would also need to rent canoes, paddles,and anything else related to canoes.
Thank you for your help.
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#110214 - 01/27/09 08:42 PM Re: where to go.. family canoe trip with friends. [Re: Cesar]
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Registered: 10/31/02
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Loc: midwest
Check this out:

http://www.paddling.net/places/TX/

Almost 60 canoe trips in Texas.

Hint: Where there are canoe trips, there are usually canoe rentals.

Google is your friend.



There are also pages for New Mexico and Arizona.




Edited by hoz (01/27/09 08:45 PM)
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#110225 - 01/27/09 09:48 PM Re: where to go.. family canoe trip with friends. [Re: hoz]
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Loc: El Paso, TX
Thanks for the link! I did google a few places but have no idea where would be a nice place to take the family.

Thanks again.
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