Due to current high water conditions, there are the following hazards on the Roaring Fork River downstream of the low 82 bridge north of Basalt and before Willits Lane:
-Tree covering whole river: Impassable. Very hard to portage around.
This is effective 5 pm., Tuesday, June 22, 2011.
Other bridge clearances may be hazardous and should be approached with extreme caution!
Swift current, debris, and changes to the river channel may create additional hazards.
Information provided by the Bureau of Land Management, Colorado River Valley Field Office. For more information, please call (970) 876-9000.