Canyon Creek, Oregon, US
|Usual Difficulty||IV (for normal flows)|
|Max Gradient||150 fpm|
|ILLINOIS RIVER NEAR KERBY, OR|
|usgs-14377100||3000 - 10000 cfs||IV||01h01m||4860 cfs (running)|
|Range applies to receding flows.|
A bit of tough driving and a reasonable 3 mile hike lead to a fun class IV run near Kerby, in Southwest Oregon.
The run weaves in and out of fun mini-gorges with quality whitewater throughout.
An exploratory trip at low water levels is desribed here.