Upper “A” Silverton Photos

Photographs of the Upper Animas River between Silverton and Durango, Colorado, Silverton Section

Snow Shed Rapid, Class IV, mile 4, Upper Animas River Silverton Stretch

Snow Shed Rapid, Class IV, mile 4, Upper Animas River Silverton Stretch


No Name Rapid, Class V, mile 10, Upper Animas River, Mountain Waters Rafting

No Name Rapid, Class V, mile 10, Upper Animas River, Mountain Waters Rafting


Upper Animas Silverton Section Mountain Waters Rafting Durango Colorado

Miracle Mile, Continuous Class IV, 120ft/mi,


Rafts & Trains on the Upper Animas River Durango, Colorado

Rafts & Trains


Upper Animas Silverton Section Mountain Waters Rafting Durango Colorado

Re-grouping below 10 mile rapid, Class IV,
Upper Animas River

Train stopper rapid upper animas river durango colorado

Train Stopper @ strong flows changes from day to day


Upper Animas River Waterfalls Silverton Colorado

Mile 1 from Silverton, Upper Animas River: Waterfalls and Whitewater


Upper Animas Silverton Section Mountain Waters Rafting Durango Colorado

Busy Class III Rafting


Rigging for the Upper A!

Rigging for the Upper A!

Scenic Alert! Upper Animas River near Silverton, Colordo

Scenic Alert! Upper Animas River near Silverton, Colordo


Upper Animas River Scenery

More Upper A scenery


10 Mile Rapid, Class IV, mile 8, Silverton Stretch at low water with Mountain Waters Rafting

10 Mile Rapid, Class IV, mile 8, Silverton Stretch at low water with Mountain Waters Rafting

Granite Wall, Upper Animas River

Granite Wall, Upper Animas River

No Name Rapid Upper Animas River Silverton Colorado

High speed No Name Rapid action


Mountain Waters Rafting Show Shed Rapid

Scouting Snow Shed Rapid, Class IV, Mile 4


Upper Animas River Silverton Stretch Mountain Waters Rafting

The Upper A

Atlas run the Upper Animas

Atlas loves rafting and is comfortable even with the Class V Upper Animas with Mountain Waters Rafting!


The big drop in No Name Rapid on the Upper A, Class V, Mile 10

The big drop in No Name Rapid on the Upper A, Class V, Mile 10


No Name Rapid with Mountain Waters Rafting Durango Colorado

No Name photo #2


No Name, Upper Animas River

No Name Rapid Photo #3 Upper Animas, Silverton Section


Silverton, CO, 9,300ft is where the Upper Animas Raft Trips start with Mountain Waters Rafting!

Silverton, CO, 9,300ft is where the Upper Animas Raft Trips start with Mountain Waters Rafting!


Upper Animas Scenery

The Upper Animas Silverton Section Scenery often goes unnoticed with all the constant Class III busy water.


upper animas whitewater rafting

Scenic Alert! The Upper Animas River with Mountain Waters Rafting in Durango, CO!


whitewater rafting Durango, CO

There is always some paddling to do on the Upper Animas River near Durango, CO