Learn how to Stand-Up Paddle Board (SUP) on Durango's Animas River. It is the fastest growing paddle sport in the world. Our sampler 1/2 day course with experienced instructors starts on land with a thorough safety instruction and the basics on how to hold your paddle propery and how to balence on the board. Then on flat, slow moving water learn balance progressions of laying on your board, kneeling and finally standing up. Within each position you will learn different paddling techniques and paddle strokes to help you maneuver your board efficiently and effectively. Experienced alreay? Then rent a SUP in Durango and take to the river or one of the many nearby mountain lakes.

Difficulty Levels: Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
Discounts: AAA, AARP, Military, Other: Group Discounts, Youth Rates, Senior Citizen
Facility Amenities: ADA-compliant, Parking on site, Restrooms, Retail Shop
General Information: Duration of Activity: 2-6 Hours - 4 Days, Hours of Operation: 7:30 AM - 8 PM, Parental Permission Needed, Private Instruction Available, Seasons of Operation: April - October
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking on site, Group Instruction Available, Group Rates Available, Maximum Group Number: 800, Minimum Group Number: 2, Team-building Activities Offered
Guest Information: Family-friendly
Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks, Visa
Rate Information: Rates: $32 and up, Rental Rates: $30 and up
Rentals: Boat Rental, Canoe/Kayak, Equipment, Other: Rafts, Inflatable Kayaks, Paddle Boards, Safety Gear
Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Adults (21+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)
Tour Information: Customized Tours, Group Tours, Guided Tours