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Difficulty II(III)
Length 6 Miles
Gauge BLACK RIVER NEAR BOONVILLE NY
Flow Range 4.50 - 14.00 FT
Flow Rate as of: 47 minutes ago ~ 5.72 [FT] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 04/14/2016 6:36 pm

River Description


Put in at the Foresport Dam.  From here there will be a few optional class II-III slides before the river run starts. The river quickly settles into a scenic class II with a few II+ moves where it goes over a small ledge.

There is the option of running the river all the way to Hawkinsville as it flattens into a mellow flatwater run or taking out at the power house on Canal Rd to lap the best whitewater.

 

 

Tug Hill - Old Forge Area Reaches

Beaver (1. Moshier)                               Beaver (2. Eagle)                                 Beaver (3. Taylorville)

Black (1.)                                                Black (2.)                                             Black (3.)

Black (4.)                                                Black (5.)                                             Black, S. Branch

Cincinnati Creek                                     Crystal Creek                                       Deer River (Section 1)

Deer River (Section 2)                        Fish Creek, E. Branch                          Independence River (1. Upper) 

Independence River (2. Main)               Indian (S.Br. Moose trib.)                     Little Black Creek

Little Woodhull Creek                             Mad River                                           Mill Creek 

Mohawk (1.)                                           Moose (1. Middle)                                Moose (2. Lower) 

Moose (3. Bottom)                                 Moose, Middle Branch                          Moose, S. Branch (1.)  

Moose, S. Branch (2.)                            Negro Brook                                       Otter Creek  

Roaring Brook (Brokeback Gorge)    West Canada Creek (1.)                      West Canada Creek (2. Ohio Gorge) 

West Canada Creek, S. Branch                Woodhull Creek (Upper)                     Woodhull Creek (Middle) 

Woodhull Creek (Miracle Mile)

 

Google Map of New York Whitewater

New York Whitewater Paddlers Facebook Group

 

 

Rapid Descriptions

Putin

Class - N/A Mile - 0
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Slides

Class - III Mile - 0.01
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Powerhouse Take Out

Class - N/A Mile - 1
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Edmonds Rd Take Out

Class - N/A Mile - 6
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Hawkinsville Take Out

Class - N/A Mile - 6
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Moose River Video

1/18/2011
Mark Singleton

2010 marked the 25th anniversary of protecting the Black and Moose rivers!  View an online video documentary on the Moose River and the early role that American Whitewater played in protecting this amazing river.

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Alex Barham

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1206201 04/14/16 Alex Barham Added local info
1201841 02/06/13 Alex Barham n/a
1201842 02/06/13 Alex Barham