Originally Posted by CaptBiggler
To piggyback on this, how necessary is a motor to get out at the end? Can you row out without much trouble (ie. upstream wind and no current)?
It's definitely more doable now that there is good current all the way to the take-out. Last year (flow was 44K), a party behind us didn't use a motor. They got flipped back over, (after big drop 2),around 3pm and were to the takeout by 9pm with virtually no paddling.