We ran Box 2 and Box 1 Piedra yesterday. We launched at 740 cfs on the Arboles gauge. We took out at closer to 650 cfs.
Within an hour or so we came to a tree blocking the entire river. It has fallen from river right and landed or the river left shore. The water level was even with the trunk...
Red Dagger Villan kayak is pinned just below Eye of the Needle as of yesterday 5.3.20
It was pinned against rocks river left of the island and the flow was too high to safely access the boat. We left it there yesterday afternoon.
If it flushes or if the flows drop and you can get it I...
My kayak is sitting on river left bank just below 1st mudslide in the lower gorge. It is a yellow pyranha burn with my name and info inside. The doc says I can't boat for 6-8 weeks so I'm not in a huge rush to get it back, but if anyone is rafting through and coud pick it up it would be much...
So I finished my river flip map guide to the Upper/Lower Animas and Piedra Rivers. Its spiral bound and waterproof - made of polyurethane even.
Here is a sample page.
Pre-order here - should be ready in about a week.
Order Online : Animas and Piedra Map
Follow the link above to order.