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Difficulty I-II
Length 8.2 Miles
Gauge Little Wolf at put-in
Flow Range 150 - 1000 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 1 hour ago ~ 184.307 [CFS] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 04/18/2015 3:30 pm

River Description


Likely much less paddled than the upper reach due to relatively lesser scenery (no dells), but still containing fine low-igrade rapids.

Rapid Descriptions

Rock Dam

Class - N/A Mile - 0.44
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It appears there is a minor rock dam at this point, which (at some flows) may create minor wave/hole and some play potential.

Minor rock garden

Class - N/A Mile - 0.8
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There is a somewhat lengthy/extended area of rock garden in the river. Much of this may be not so much a 'rapids' as just a rock-dodge in current.

Bridge?

Class - N/A Mile - 1.24
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There is some sort of bridge or other structure (visible on satellite/aerial views) across the river here. It is unknown (by us, at this time) whether this allows adequate clearance at likely boatable flows.

Little Falls

Class - II Mile - 1.35

'Little Falls' is marked on maps near here (and I believe this community takes that name). Little Falls is merely a minor rock-dam hiding under a footbridge. (Maybe barely almost class II under some ideal conditions.) Almost immediately downstream (just around a bend) there's a wealth of boulders to thread through.

CTH.C

Class - N/A Mile - 1.63
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The boulder garden (which started in Little Falls) continues on and off to this bridge and nearly 0.2 mile beyond (until you reach a large island).

Brief minor rock garden

Class - N/A Mile - 4.2
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Just before Kretchner Road, a very brief minor rock garden is encountered.

Boulder bed

Class - N/A Mile - 5.04
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After a long flatwater stretch, some welcome boulderbed resumes (just after a horseshoe bend).

Boulder bed

Class - N/A Mile - 6.27
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As you encounter a little 'S' turn, minor boulder bed crops up again.

Ford?

Class - N/A Mile - 6.48
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It appears there may be a low water drive through (a ford) of the stream at this point, which may create some minor waves. The bouldergarden continues on and off as well.

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1204530 04/17/15 Rob n/a
1204534 04/18/15 Rob initial add