Town of Minturn Downriver Dash Whitewater Race


Join us for the 3rd Annual Town of Minturn Downriver Dash! This whitewater event is for kayakers and R2 raft teams.
Tuesday, June 13 | Town of Minturn | 5 p.m.

2023 Results

Cost: $17/kayak, $24 2-Person Raft if registered by June 12; $23/Kayak, $34 2-Person Raft if registered on day of event.

CLICK HERE to register for RAFT
CLICK HERE to register for KAYAK

Cost includes shuttle, raffle prizes and beer at post-race party.

Race starts at the Boneyard Open Space south of town and finishes at the Minturn Saloon. Racers should park at the finish in the Town of Minturn municipal lot adjacent to the Turntable. The VRD will provide shuttles to the start for racers and gear.

*Just Confirmed: We will have eight boats for R2 teams to use. Boats can be up to 12’. Kayaks must be under 9'6". 

Race Day Schedule:
3:30 p.m. - On-site registration, bib pickup and shuttles begins
5:15 p.m. - Safety Talk
5:30 p.m. - Races start
6:30 p.m. - Awards and after-party at Magustos in Minturn

Thank you to our sponsors: Town of Minturn, Alpine Quest Sports, New Belgium Brewing/Mountain Time Lager, Alpine Kayak, Hyside Inflatables, Minturn Saloon, Magustos Pizza & Burger Pub

The Minturn Down River Dash is presented in partnership with the Eagle Valley Land Trust and the Eagle River Watershed Council.

Questions?? Please call the VRD Sports Department at 970-479-2280 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..