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Difficulty III-IV
Length 3 Miles
Flow Range 6.50 - 10.00 FT
Flow Rate as of: 2 hours ago 4.26 [FT]
Reach Info Last Updated 04/21/2016 5:46 pm

River Description

Peter Nightingale shared:

"The put-in on Rte. 212 near Willow yields a delightful III-IV run down to the Esopus in Mt. Tremper."

Squires would agree. Find his description in New York Exposed Volume 2


See Maps, Flows and Directions tabs for more info



Catskills Area Reaches

Basic Creek                               Batavia Kill                                    Bear Kill 

Beaver Kill (Delaware Trib)       Beaver Kill (Hudson Trib)              Beer Kill 

Beer Kill, W. Branch                  Bowery Creek                                Bush Kill 

Callicoon Creek, E. Branch       Callicoon Creek, N. Branch           Catskill Creek (1.) 

Catskill Creek (2.)                     Catskill Creek (4.)                          Claverack Creek 

Coxing Kill                                 Delaware                                       Delaware, E. Branch 

Delaware, W. Branch                Little Delaware                               Dry Brook 

East Kill                                     Esopus Creek (1)                           Esopus Creek (2) 

Esopus Creek (3)                      Esopus Creek (4)                           Esopus Creek (5) 

Hannacrois Creek                     Kaaterskill Creek (1.)                     Kaaterskill Creek (2.) 

Kinderhook Creek  (3.)              Kiskatom Creek                             Mombaccus Creek 

Mill Brook                                   Neversink (1.)                               Neversink, E. Branch 

Neversink, W. Branch                 Peters Kill                                     Platte Kill 

Plattekill Creek                            Potic Creek                                  Roeliff Jansen Kill (1) 

Roeliff Jansen Kill (2)                  Rochester Creek                          Rondout Creek (1) 

Rondout Creek (2)                     Rondout Creek (3)                        Sandburg Creek 

Saw Kill (1)                                 Saw Kill (2)                                    Saw Kill (3) 

Schoharie Creek (1.)                  Schoharie Creek (2.)                    Shingle Kill Creek 

Squirmer Creek                          Stony Clove Creek                        Ten Mile Creek 

Thorp Creek                               Tremper Kill                                   Wallkill 

West Kill                                      Woodland Creek                            Vly Creek 


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Directions Description

From Exit 19 on I-87

Go west on 28 past Boiceville. Turn right onto 212 Towards Mount Tremper. Turn left onto Mount Tremper-Mount Phoenicia Road. Take out at the bridge just ahead.

Return to 212 and continue upstream to the second bridge. Put in here for the main run. For bonus Class 2 put in at the next bridge.

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1206306 04/21/16 Alex Barham Added local info
1205596 12/12/15 Alex Barham Updated. Gauge added
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