USGS Gage 07211500 located near Taylor Springs should be an accurate indicator of flows for boating this reach. However, no data are available at present to correlate gage readings with floating opportunities.
The gage 07211500 has been operating since 1939. Long term data shows a monthly average flow of 230 cfs in May, indicating that May is the most likely time to float this reach. Monthly average flows in April and June are about half that of the mean for May, indicating a short season. Monthly means in exess of 2,000 cfs have been reported in the spring months since 1939.
Permits are not required for this reach.
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