Potomac - 0.5 Dam # 4 to Shepherdstown WV


Potomac, Maryland, US

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0.5 Dam # 4 to Shepherdstown WV

Usual Difficulty I (for normal flows)
Length 11.6 Miles

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
POTOMAC RIVER AT HANCOCK, MD
usgs-01613000 2.70 - 7.50 ft I 01h36m 7.8 ft (too high)


River Description

Put in below Dam #4 and run down to the Shepherdstown, WV boat ramp.  At about mile 8.7 below Dam # 4 is Killiansburg Cave on the Maryland (river left) side.  Also, the current is slow enough upstream of the Shepherdstown boat ramp that you can paddle upstream until tired and the float downstream back to the boat ramp.


StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2018-07-10 20:35:54

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