Great Chazy - Miner Lake to Mooers

Great Chazy, New York, US


Miner Lake to Mooers (Aquaduct Alley)

Usual Difficulty IV+ (for normal flows)
Length 11 Miles
Avg. Gradient 30 fpm
Max Gradient 80 fpm

Woods Falls

Woods Falls
Photo of Jason LaSelva by Justin Crannell @ approx. 1490

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-04271500 4.00 - 9.00 ft IV+ 00h36m 2.16 ft (too low)

River Description

Put in at Fienburg Park in Altona.
First mile contains a class IV hole, followed by a long slide with a hole at the bottom. Next number of miles contain easier rapids. Difficulty increases as you approach Woods Falls, a 15 ft drop (Class IV+). Scouting recommended. Many parties take out here.
Woods falls followed by ledgy rapids and slides to Mooers Forks. Last section to Mooers is flatwater.


Plattsburgh Area Reaches

Ausable (Ausable Chasm)                                       Ausable, E. Branch

Ausable, W. Branch (4. High Falls Gorge)               Ausable, W. Branch (5. The Flume)

Ausable, W. Branch (Section 6)                               Black Brook

Boquet, S. Branch                                                Boquet, N. Branch

Chateaugay                                                             Great Chazy (Chazy Lake to Miner Lake)

Great Chazy (Miner Lake to Mooers)                      Great Chazy, North Branch

Little Black Brook                                                     Little Trout

Marble                                                                    Salmon

Salmon (Lake Champlain)                                        Saranac (Permanent Rapids)

Saranac (1. Union Falls to Silver Lake Road)          Saranac (2. Silver Lake Road to Redford)

Saranac (3. High Falls Gorge)                                 Saranac (Sec. 4)

Styles Brook 

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StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2016-04-05 22:05:01

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