Rafting resumes on Royal Gorge section of Arkansas River
CANON CITY, Colo. -- Flows on the Arkansas River in southern Colorado have eased enough for commercial rafting companies to operate. The Pueblo Chieftain reports that a high water level advisory was lifted for the Royal Gorge section of the river west of Canon City on Wednesday. The water flow dropped to below 3,200 cubic feet per second for the first time since June 8.