L'Argentière-la-Bessée is a commune of the Hautes-Alpes department in the Alps in southeastern France. The village has an old silver mine (which is where the name of L'Argentière derived from), which is now opened to tourists. The town lies on the River Durance, ideal for rafting and other water sports.
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Rafting in Breckenridge, Continental Divide Western Slope, Colorado USA
Breckenridge town is located 9603 ft/2927 m above sea level of the Continental Divide, on the western slope. The town boasts about world class amenities, like whitewater rafting. Breckenridge is near many of Colorado’s best rivers for whitewater rafting, making it a magnificent place.
Rafting through great canyons and mountain valleys offers great experiences, being one of the best activities near Breckenridge. There are full day, half day trips and half day with lunch trips that are appropriate for the novice to experts, from the first trip to the hardest thrill seeker trip.
There are rapids of Class II, III and IV. You should bring with you shorts or swimsuits, sunglasses and sunblock and some dry clothes.