If you are only pushing one raft, get a small, lightweight one. We use one of these:Been thinking about doing some rigging on my raft for a motor to get out of Cat. I've got a 16' Aire with the compact outfitter frame. Any ideas? HP of the outboard?
topbud, these guys are talking about towing rafts across flat water. If you want to go upstream of Lees at these flows you are going to need a hell of a lot more. It may also be impossible to keep straight without a hull.I have a 14' boat and was looking at a motor to get me up stream from Lee's Ferry. do you think a 2.5 would be too small? any recommendations?