We've done a late summer Ladore trip for many years, as low as 8-900 with rafts up to 16'. Some of the rapids get a bit technical but no real problems (unless you wrap Lucifer in Hell's Half Mile We're putting on 9/9 and according to the BuRec website, should expect 1700 average through the end of September - a fairly user-friendly level. I haven't checked with the river office this year, but we've always had water at Ladore and Echo.On a Lodore run, launch date 8 September.
Any feedback on the low water run as far as issues on rapids, is water available at the Putin and Echo Canyon?
Appreciate any feedback.