Canoeing & Connection: An Adventure for Singles with Cancer

WHAT: Three-day canoe trip and camping on the Colorado River

WHO: Single cancer survivors who are 21 and older and at least three months post-treatment

WHY: Fun, connection, outdoor adventure, and informal discussion about life and love for the single cancer survivor

WHEN: August 26-August 29

Thursday, August 26Trip participants arrive in Denver, CO (mid-day) or Grand Junction, CO (evening). We will camp together Thursday night in Fruita or you may make arrangements for a hotel in Grand Junction if you prefer. 

Friday, August 27: Meet at the Colorado River put-in site early in the morning. Spend the day paddling to the campsite on the scenic Colorado River.

Saturday, August 28: Hike, play in the water, or spend time playing games or talking by the campfire. Two awesome massage therapists are also coming on the trip to offer body work. 

Sunday, August 29: Paddle to the take-out point of the river, and arrive in Grand Junction by mid-afternoon for departure and flights home.

Note: Departure flights SHOULD NOT be made BEFORE 5 pm out of Grand Junction and 10 pm out of Denver. If a Monday morning flight is necessary, we can help you arrange for local lodging at a private home and transportation to the airport

Experienced commercial guides from Centennial Canoe Outfitters will lead the trip as well as prepare delicious meals for trip participants. Check out the Centennial Canoe Outfitters website for photos, video and more information about the stretch of the river we'll be paddling:

This trip is sponsored by Centennial Canoe Outfitters and Tamika & Friends.

For more on Centennial canoe trips watch this slideshow:

THE FINE PRINT: A $50 deposit is due by August 16th to hold your spot. The deposit is the only cost for the trip itself, and will be used to tip the guides (who are not getting paid) at the end of the trip. 

Travel costs are the responsibility of the participant. A limited number of travel scholarships may be available. If interested, please email and let us know why you need travel assistance no later than July 20th. Recipients will be notified by August 2nd.

Name Sales End Price Fee
Participant Ended $50 $3.74

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