Originally Posted by quetzaquatl
Tonto creek from Gislea down to the Guaging station (Jake's Corner). I wouldn't suggest taking a raft on the Hellsgate section.
See you on the river!
Just so ya know, There is a Bald Eagle Closure in effect for Gisela to 76 Ranch at the Rye creek confluence unless its terminated.
One can put in via the south side of Rye creek on a short spur road, two fences to float under and a gate on Rye creek at the put in or if you know the Ranch owner, put in at 76 ranch.
The major eagle nesting area is just downstream from Gisela.
The Eagle watching folks and AZ game and fish are usually there in the spring.
Help protect Arizona's bald eagles: Respect closure areas
· Tonto Creek from Gisela to 76 Ranch is closed to vehicle and foot entry and floating through from Dec. 1 to June 30. Contact Tonto National Forest, Tonto Basin Ranger District, (92