The Spencer Heights River Run in Colorado offers a thrilling Class III-IV whitewater experience, with challenging rapids such as Sledgehammer and Staircase. This section of the Arkansas River also features several large boulders and tight channels that require precise maneuvering. The best time to float this section of water is during the spring runoff, typically from May to early June, with recommended flows between 1200-2500 cfs. Overall, the Spencer Heights River Run is a thrilling adventure for experienced paddlers looking for a challenging run in a beautiful setting.
Weather today, A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming east in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.