BLM seeks comments about 45 commercial recreation permits on Upper Colorado River |

BLM seeks comments about 45 commercial recreation permits on Upper Colorado River

KREMMLING – The Bureau of Land Management’s Kremmling Field Office is seeking public comment about 45 commercial Special Recreation Permit renewal applications for the Upper Colorado River corridor.

BLM issues commercial SRPs to provide recreation businesses the opportunity to operate on BLM lands, to implement recreation management decisions and to ensure a fair return to the public for commercial use of public lands.

BLM is seeking public comment regarding each applicant’s safety history, conflicts that have been associated with the applicants or their employees while operating on public lands, or any other information that would be useful to the agency as it considers the applications.

BLM will accept comments through Jan. 15, 2012.

The SRP renewal applicants are:

Auto shuttles

∞ Rancho del Rio – vehicle shuttles

Guided Rafting activities

∞ Adventure Company

∞ Arkansas Valley Adventures

∞ Aspen Canyon Ranch, dba Rocky Mountain Whitewater Rafting

∞ Bill Dvorak’s Kayak

∞ Blazing Adventures LLC

∞ Blue Sky West Adventures LLC

∞ Breckenridge Adventure Tours Inc.

∞ Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center

∞ Bucking Rainbow Outfitter High Adventures LLC

∞ Colorado Mountain College

∞ Colorado River Center Inc.

∞ Colorado River Guides Inc.

∞ Colorado River Runs Inc.

∞ Echo Canyon River Expeditions

∞ GEO Tours

∞ Gore Range Expeditions, LLC

∞ High Plains Outdoor Institute

∞ Highside Adventure Tours Inc.

∞ Ignacious Ventures, dba MAD Adventures

∞ Ignacious Ventures dba Rocky Mountain Adventures

∞ Kodi Rafting

∞ National Sports Center for the Disabled

∞ Paddle Colorado

∞ Performance Tours Inc.

∞ Rapid Transit Rafting

∞ Sage Outdoor Adventures

∞ Timberline Tours Inc.

∞ University of Colorado Outdoor Program

∞ Up tha Creek Expeditions

∞ Wide Open Adventures

∞ Wilderness Aware Inc.

∞ Wildwater Inc.

Guided fishing activities

∞ Blue Quill Angler Inc.

∞ Blue River Anglers Inc.

∞ Colorado River Outfitters LLC

∞ Colorado River Runs, Inc.

∞ Cutthroat Anglers LLC

∞ Devil’s Thumb Ranch Operating Co.

∞ Grand County Fishing Company LLC

∞ High Country Troutfitters

∞ Integrity Ventures, dba The Colorado Angler

∞ Minturn Anglers

∞ Mountain Angler


∞ Rapid Image

For more information contact Teri Parvin at 970-724-3027 or

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