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Difficulty I-II
Length 0.6 Miles
Gauge N/A
Flow Range
Reach Info Last Updated 12/04/2017 1:29 am

River Description

Yet another Sturgeon River in the U.P. with a short stretch of rapids. This one may offer some minor park-and-play, or short shuttle reach.

Rapid Descriptions

USGS sampling site

Class - N/A Mile - 0
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USGS lists a sampling site with drainage area of 183 square miles.

Upper Ten Mile

Class - II Mile - 0.07
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A very short bit of gradient may offer play at some flows.

Lower Ten Mile

Class - II Mile - 0.44
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The longer stretch of gradient (such as it is) starts with a minor ledge/wave, followed by some light boulder-bed rapids. Again, there may be some play at some flows.


Class - N/A Mile - 1.31
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If needed/desired, you could paddle (or drive) down to this campgrounds.


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Directions Description

While there is good parking at put-in and take-out, this reach is short enough that shuttle is likely on foot.

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1204416 03/27/15 Rob n/a
1204417 03/27/15 Rob initial add
1208549 12/04/17 Rob minor edit