Small creek. pretty continuous class 3 to 4 with frequent strainers due to its size. If it looks good to go at the put in, it is. No large individual drops, but a few small stairstep drops with 2-4 closely spaced 2 ft. drops. At high water, some bridges might get low (limbo time!)
Satellite photos suggest a larger drop about a mile upstream, upstream of Stephens Mill Rd. (to run that section, it looks like you could put in at Flander's - Drakestown Rd.)
South Branch Raritan River at High Bridge nees to be at 7.5 and rising straight up.
Permits are not required for this reach.
There is a gravel parking area (2-3 cars) on the upstream, river left side of the bridge at the put-in. drop boats there.
The take out is one mile downstream on the same rd. (River Rd.). small gravel parking (2-3 cars) just down stream of Drakestown Rd. Bridge on River Rd.
Lots of Wood
Rapid above a bridge
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