A cool trip through a unconfined canyon that opens onto a broad valley with cottonwood galleries bordering the creek. Expect almost continuous class III+ water, but you should be a class IV paddler if you get on this run because of some old mining infrastructure in the river (pipes, cables, etc) and the occassional tree that makes the run a bit more consequential. Go when the water is up. Be ready for flows to double at the Boulder Creek confluence.
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Permits are not required for this reach.
The takeout is at an obvious bridge. Find a place to put on that is on public land upstream of the canyon.
Nathan crashing through the cottonwood galleries.
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