Dowd Chute – at Class 4 Level

About this time of year, every year, the Eagle River in Colorado rises through the Dowd Chute and reaches to what Rafting companies and Kayakers call “Class 4” Rapids.

The-Chute

ECT recommends you “call ahead” to make sure the Rafting Company you plan to ride with – is still running Dowd Chute!  Turns out the Insurance Costs to these Rafting companies goes up dramatically when the water runs at a Class 4 level…For those still interested – there are plenty of YouTube Videos showing what it’s like to run Dowd Chute at high water levels (Click Here)

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