The cut it self has been cleared by the dredge. It is the fifty yards before you get to the cut that is silted in. If you stay on plane you can get thru it. If one person comes off plane and idles it will be a cluster getting out.
I talked with one local and he said he has never seen the river in the shape it is now. With all the pads and grass gone out of the ox bows (BACK WATERS) the wind now keeps them all muddied up. I would think that it will take years before that place is back to normal .
Having never been there and doing more looking than fishing I caught three keeper fish in two days. And all of them were rats