American Canoe Association
Founded in 1880, The American Canoe Association (ACA) is a national nonprofit organization serving the broader paddling public by providing education related to all aspects of paddling; stewardship support to help protect paddling environments; and sanctioning of programs and events to promote paddle sport competition and recreation.
Boat Registration Information
Information for vessel registrations in Colorado.
Boat U.S. Foundation
The Boat U.S. Foundation is dedicated to promoting safe and environmentally sensitive boating. The Foundation's goal is to be the leader in boating safety and environmental education and outreach, with the purpose of reducing accidents and fatalities, increasing stewardship of our waterways, and keeping boating a safe, accessible, and enjoyable pastime."
Colorado's Boatable Waters
A Google map of boatable rivers & lakes in Colorado.
Community Sailing of Colorado
Community Sailing of Colorado, Ltd. is a non-profit organization, organized in 1994, providing access to sailing and sailing instruction for youth. Instruction is based on the Cooperative Learning Concept; kids teaching kids, combining sailing, leadership and instruction.
Denver Sailing Association
Denver Sailing Association (DSA) is a competitive sailing and racing organization located in Denver, Colorado. The club has an extensive racing program from April through October including annual regattas bringing some of the best talent in the State to compete.
Double Angel Foundation
Educate yourself and your family about the dangers of carbon monoxide and how it relates to boating.
National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA)
The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators is a national nonprofit organization that works to develop public policy for recreational boating safety. NASBLA represents the recreational boating authorities of all 50 states and the U.S. territories. A complete list of boating law & requirements in other states can be found at this site under Et Cetera > Reference Guide.
National Safe Boating Council
The NSBC's mission is to be the foremost coalition to advance and promote a safer recreational boating experience through education, outreach and training.
National Water Safety Congress
The National Water Safety Congress is committed to continuing their leadership role in advancing the promotion of education for the safety of recreational water activities throughout the United States, and internationally, by addressing water related recreation accidents and drowning throughout the nation.
River Outfitter Licensing
Online resource for commercial river activities in Colorado.
Rocky Mountain Offshore Association
Rocky Mountain Offshore, LLC was established in 2005 as an association created for boaters, by boaters. Our goal is to bridge the gap between boaters, dealers, and vendors in an attempt to make your time on the water safer and less costly making the activities more enjoyable for all.
U.S. Power Squadron
USPS is a non profit, educational organization dedicated to making boating safer and more enjoyable by teaching classes in seamanship, navigation and related subjects. Our members are boating families who contribute to their communities by promoting safe boating through education. We enjoy participating with our fellow members on the water and in the classroom.
U.S. Sailing Association
As the National Governing Body for the sport of sailing, US SAILING's mission is to provide leadership for the sport of sailing in the United States. The organization works to achieve this mission through a wide range of programs and events, geared towards providing an equal level playing field for all sailors.
Vessel safety checks, harbor patrols, safe boating courses, search & rescue, marine environmental protection; these are just a few of the services provided by the auxiliary.
USCG Boating Safety Resource Center
The U.S. Coast Guard's Boating Safety Division is dedicated to reducing loss of life, injuries, and property damage that occur on U.S. waterways by improving the knowledge, skills, and abilities of recreational boaters.
Victoria Sailing School
The Victoria Sailing School is Colorado's oldest and largest sailing school. Since its founding in 1986, they have trained thousands of students from the Rocky Mountain area. They are dedicated to providing the highest quality product. Their courses range from introductory sailing classes through Coastal and Celestial Navigation, for those wishing to fulfill their ultimate dream.