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Difficulty II-IV
Length 8 Miles
Gauge BLACK RIVER NEAR BOONVILLE NY
Flow Range 7 - 16 FT
Flow Rate as of: 2 hours ago 5.07 [FT] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 04/14/2016 6:37 pm

River Description


Paddle accross the lake to get to the dam where the run starts. After some moving flat water the run turns into a boulder garden which is continuous almost the whole way to the takeout. Take out at the bridge downstream from the confluence.

 

 

Tug Hill - Old Forge Area Reaches

Beaver (1. Moshier)                               Beaver (2. Eagle)                                 Beaver (3. Taylorville)

Black (1.)                                                Black (2.)                                             Black (3.)

Black (4.)                                                Black (5.)                                             Black, S. Branch

Cincinnati Creek                                     Crystal Creek                                       Deer River (Section 1)

Deer River (Section 2)                        Fish Creek, E. Branch                          Independence River (1. Upper) 

Independence River (2. Main)               Indian (S.Br. Moose trib.)                     Little Black Creek

Little Woodhull Creek                             Mad River                                           Mill Creek 

Mohawk (1.)                                           Moose (1. Middle)                                Moose (2. Lower) 

Moose (3. Bottom)                                 Moose, Middle Branch                          Moose, S. Branch (1.)  

Moose, S. Branch (2.)                            Negro Brook                                       Otter Creek  

Roaring Brook (Brokeback Gorge)    West Canada Creek (1.)                      West Canada Creek (2. Ohio Gorge) 

West Canada Creek, S. Branch                Woodhull Creek (Upper)                     Woodhull Creek (Middle) 

Woodhull Creek (Miracle Mile)

 

Google Map of New York Whitewater

New York Whitewater Paddlers Facebook Group

 

 

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Gauge NameReadingTimeComment
BLACK RIVER NEAR BOONVILLE NY
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5.07 ft ℹ️ 02h05m
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Directions Description


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Route 3 Wave Threatened? (NY)

2002-01-16 00:00:00-05
Jason Robertson

886thumb.jpgFLOW Paddlers' Club reports potential threat to the Route 3 Wave.
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Moose River Video

2011-01-18 00:00:00-05
Mark Singleton

2010 marked the 25th anniversary of protecting the Black and Moose rivers!  View an online video documentary on the Moose River and the early role that American Whitewater played in protecting this amazing river.

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Matt Muir

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