Excellent description of this run at SouthwestPaddler.com and at New Mexico Bureau of Land Management Rivers Page.
The reaches of the Taos Box area are...Ute Mountain (Class II),Razors (Class III/IV),Upper Box (Class V/V+),Lower Box (Class III/IV),Pilar (Class III/IV),Otowi Bridge (Class III),Red River (Class IV),Rio Pueblo (Class V+), andRio Embudo (Class V+).
To get a more accurate flow, check the gauge, "Rio grande below Taos junction bridge" minus the "Rio pueblo below los cordovas"
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there is a new rock in deadcar it is tight for rafts duckys and kayaks are proble ok you still might want to scout it
there is anew rock in yellow bank you will want to scout
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Taos Junction Bridge Access
Rio Grande in Fall
Lower Box overlook
Boney rapid at 500cfs
Lower Box Rapid
Lower Box, typical scenery
Lower Box rapid
powerline at high water
Lower Taos Box
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