Paddle For Houston Success

Paddle For Houston Success

On August 26, 2017, Hurricane Harvey began to make landfall on Southeastern Texas. For days, Houston and the surrounding communities were devastated with torrential rain, upwards of 30 inches in parts – major flooding, wind gusts up to 132 mph, massive destruction of property and the loss of 70 lives.   At 16, Javier Placer, CEO of Stand Up Paddle …


Paddle For Houston – A Message From Our CEO

In 1992 I was 15 years old in Miami.  I remember tracking Hurricane Andrew, through school and then the reality hitting that it was coming right for us.   It was a mad dash to the store, to get extra food, water, supplies etc.  This was all pre-internet, cell phones and social media.  Everyone who was not evacuated hunkered down in …


Nottingham Lake Stand UP Paddle Yoga

Stand Up Paddle Yoga

Beginner SUP Yoga Flow SUP Yoga offers a totally new perspective on the basic Sun Salutation Poses. If you are new to Yoga or even a longtime practitioner, SUP Yoga makes you focus in new ways. Yoga is linking Mind, Body and Breath through Asanas. When you are on a paddle board, you have to be way more mindful of …


Guest Blog from SUPCO co-owner Scotty Stoughton!

There is an inherent sense of adventure and spirituality on a trip down one of the last wild and free flowing rivers in the West. The feeling is primal as you flow through the Yampa River and join the river confluence, honored for its magic and mysticism in indigenous cultures. This three to four day river journey allows you to …


Welcome to the SUPCO Family, Adrift!

Eight years ago I saw an opportunity to acquire a permit on the Upper Colorado River and focus on the then emerging sport of SUP. At that time there were fewer than 100 paddlers in the whole state and only a handful in BV where I was guiding. To me, the first time I went downriver, I knew it was …


Dillon SUP Fundamentals Camp and Meeting Chase Kosterliz

Dear friends,   Another week came and went, and in two weeks once again I will be setting up shop in Minturn with the family for the season. They say that Maui is a magical place where prayers are answered and if you are open, paths are shown. When we launched our SUPCO Tribe paddling club last week I was …


Work with SUPCO this Summer!

Stand Up Paddle Colorado (SUPCO) is a leading outfitter for the world’s fastest-growing watersport, Stand Up Paddle boarding (SUP). We offer guided tours, lessons, and equipment rentals in the beautiful Rocky Mountains.   We’ve acquired Adrift Adventures in Dinosaur National Monument and are looking for Full-time experienced river guides to guide on the Yampa, Gates of Ladore, and a daily …


Stand Up Paddle Colorado

Stand Up Paddle Colorado is in Full Swing for the Summer Season!

Stand Up Paddle Colorado is rocking and rolling at all three of our Colorado locations: Rancho del Rio on the Colorado River, Nottingham Lake in Avon and Lake Dillon at the Dillon Marina.   Whether you’re a mountain town local from Breckenridge, Vail, Avon or Steamboat Springs, an out-of-town visitor or a weekend warrior from Denver, we have a nearby …