Originally Posted by DanOrion
The Deckers takeout is where the Colorado trail crosses the South Platte River on HWY 67. There are various putin options, but the most popular for a long class II float are near where the road goes from dirt to pavement upstream on Hwy 67. To get there from the Springs, go through Woodland Park and take Hwy 67. You'll find that the putin/takeout descriptions in Whitewater of the Southern Rockies and CRCII are wholey adequate once you follow them a few times. Trust that the authors give you all the information you'll need.
Okay, thanks. I have both of those books. Um, is this the same Deckers that's near Denver?? It's listed as "Chutes" ( Not Union Chutes) in the flows section, and listed at Deckers in the Whitewater of the Southern Rockies on page 308...