I dislike non-scientific "instant polls" and I think the question was worded poorly. That said, as a boater who owns some streambed, I absolutely think that anyone boating, be they commercial or private, should have the right to scout and portage in Colorado.
<From a "well-meaning wacko" who lives outside of Durango.>
You can never step into the same river; for new waters are always flowing on to you. - Heraclitus of Ephesus