Bastrop River Blog

Celebrating 5 Years on the Colorado River

This March will mark 5 years since I began running kayaks and canoes on the Lower Colorado River.  What I thought would be a hobby quickly turned into a passionate committment to pioneering new opportunities for recreation on this beautiful stretch of river. The River Co is driven by a mission to provide a…

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The Texas Winter 100

The Texas Winter 100, or TWO for short, is a one hundred kilometer canoe race on the Lower Colorado River that takes place annually in late January.  (  The race starts in Austin on Lady Bird Lake underneath the I-35 bridge and ends in Bastrop at Fisherman’s Park.  There are…

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Don’t make your Spring Break plans until you read this!!!

Bastrop River Company is OPEN for Spring Break 2017:   9:00AM to 7:00PM daily       MAKE A RESERVATION Spring Break is a great time of year to visit the river.  Leaves are turning green, flowers are blooming, wildlife is abustle, and the river is flowing full from early spring rains.  This…

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