United States Colorado

Cottonwood Island Boat Ramp

The Cottonwood Island Boat Ramp is located in the state of Colorado, with latitude and longitude coordinates of 39.712233250000054 and -107.045235817, respectively. The boat ramp is specifically situated in the city of Rifle, which is part of Garfield County.

This boat ramp is a concrete ramp that provides access to the Colorado River, which flows through Garfield County. It is a popular destination for boaters and anglers alike, who come to take advantage of the scenic views and abundant fish populations in the area.

The Cottonwood Island Boat Ramp is also quite wide, measuring approximately 30 feet in width. This allows for easy and safe launching and retrieval of boats of different sizes and types.

As for the kinds of craft that are permitted on the water, the Colorado River is open to a variety of boats, including motorized and non-motorized vessels. This includes boats with outboard motors, rowboats, kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards.

In terms of the most recent information available, it is advisable to check with local authorities and/or the boat ramp operator to confirm any updates or changes that may have occurred since the last publication or data collection. Get driving directions.

Streamgauge Streamflow
East River At Almont Co.
USGS 09112500
121 cfs
Smith Fork Near Lazear
USGS 09129600
0 cfs
Tomichi Creek At Gunnison
USGS 09119000
90 cfs
West Divide Creek Near Raven
USGS 09089500
2 cfs
Taylor River At Almont
USGS 09110000
159 cfs
Gunnison River Below Gunnison Tunnel
USGS 09128000
381 cfs
Gunnison River Near Gunnison
USGS 09114500
214 cfs

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