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Old 05-16-2005   #1
 
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I called watertalk and SF Rio Grande is at 960...anybody know what this level is like? Looking to maybe run it on Tuesday, as I have 1 day off only and am coming from Salida. Anybody heading overe there...give a call Bryan
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Bowen,1000 cfs would be stomping in there...Not sure if I would want it at that level...If you give er,post about it...Should be kayaking at it's best...Watch out for the hole behind the huge boulder in the middle of the river...
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This post may be too late to do any good, but I saw it a month ago and there was a log across the river left channel of the first class V drop where you would normally go right, so now you would really want to go right. Then again, it may be gone with higher water. Last year I was with a group running it at 1000ish and our probe boater got caught in the hole behind the boulder and surfed for close to a minute. It's an easy portage. Hope all goes well!
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