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Difficulty II-III
Length 5 Miles
Flow Range 2700 - 10000 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 1 hour ago 511 [CFS]
Reach Info Last Updated 04/21/2016 5:56 pm

River Description

Drops drops and more drops.  Look out for wood!  A little sister to the section upstream, but still a lot of fun.  Be sure to scout at the takeout for a good eddy!


See the Directions and Flows tab. Flows were estimated based on the levels needed for the upper.  If you have more info, or photos please post!



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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Rapid Descriptions


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Directions Description

Put in at the 23A bridge north of Palenville in the parking lot.

Takeout: Head south on 23A back towards town. Turn right onto 32 (Not 32A), then turn left after the bridge onto High Falls Road. Continue until the bridge at High Falls.  

Make sure you scout a good eddy at the takeout.


Date Flow Result Factor  
1993-03-31 High Fatality Inexperience Read More



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Moose River Video

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1206331 04/21/16 Alex Barham Added local info
1205620 12/14/15 Alex Barham Location fixed
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