A nearby type V+ whitewater stretch is to be found on Clear Creek; the Silverplume to Georgetown segment is 1 miles long. If by chance you hold lots of whitewater boating skill, this stretch of Clear Creek may be a fine whitewater stretch for you. If you're searching for a class III-IV whitewater segment to run, you're in luck; the Lawson to Idaho Springs portion is a tremendous 5.5-mile-in-length piece of
Clear Creek. This segment of Clear Creek is not a location for beginners to come whitewater rafting or kayaking alone. Check the latest conditions previous to going on the whitewater, otherwise it's not secure.