Just got off the Smith yesterday. A couple of guys in our party rescued two guys who flipped their drift boat just above Canyon Depth. Apparently they got too close to the wall while looking at Pictographs and their boat swamped and flipped. They made it to shore despite not wearing PFDs. They had limited rowing experience in a drift boat. Flows were 1100 at Camp Baker and 1700 at Eden Bridge. They were very lucky. Pic is the boat pinned mid-river a few hundred yards downstream. Boat was recovered by river rangers two days later.
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