Deep Creek, NF - Boring to Hwy 224


Deep Creek, NF, Oregon, US

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Boring to Hwy 224

Usual Difficulty II-III(IV) (for normal flows)
Length 3.75 Miles
Avg. Gradient 85 fpm

Peashooter


Peashooter
Photo by Rob Cruser taken 02/19/17 @ 50 cfs

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
BEAVER CREEK AT TROUTDALE, OR
usgs-14142800 50 - 400 cfs II-III(IV) 00h19m 7.5 cfs (too low)


River Description

This is a unique "backyard run" running through a rural area and a town a short distance outside the Portland metropolitan area.  Most of the run is fast moving class II-III with wood hazards.  The run starts out running through a golf course, and ends at a highway.

There are areas of bedrock that produce fun rapids.  The largest is near the end of the NF (before the confluence with the main stem of Deep Creek) and is called Peashooter.  

A short way below Peashooter is the confluence with Deep Creek and a short distance after that is the take out bridge.

 

A trip report from Rob Cruser on the conditions in 2017


StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2017-09-25 22:56:22

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