Oswegatchie, Middle Branch - Section #1 (Long Pond Road to Old Camp at Mullins Flow)

Oswegatchie, Middle Branch, New York, US


Section #1 (Long Pond Road to Old Camp at Mullins Flow)

Usual Difficulty II-IV+ (for normal flows)
Length 16 Miles

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-04262500 800 - 3600 cfs II-IV+ 01h52m 74.6 cfs (too low)

River Description

According to the late Dennis Squires' book, this section has lots of flatwater, but incredible scenery; a nice, continuous 2-mile section of II-III; and some IV drops that border on V.

Other rivers in the area: Middle Branch of the Oswegatchie Sections #2, #3 and #4, West Branch of the Oswegatchie, East Branch of the Oswegatchie, Browns Bridge Section of the Oswegatchie and The Grass sections South Branch, Lampson Falls section, Middle Branch, to name a few.

Lat/longitude coords are approximate, from TopoZone.


Governour - Cranberry Lake Area Reaches:

Black Creek                                             Boland Creek

Indian (Oswegatchi Tributary)               Island Branch

Jenny Creek                                             Little

Oswegatchi (Owbow to Elmdale)          Oswegatchi East Branch Sect. 1

Oswegatchi East Branch Sect. 2          Oswegatchi East Branch Sect. 3

Oswegatchi East Branch Sect. 4           Oswegatchi Middle Branch Sect. 1

Oswegatchi Middle Branch Sect. 2       Oswegatchi Middle Branch Sect. 4 (Sluice Falls)

Oswegatchi West Branch (Bisha to Jerden)     Oswegatchi West Branch (Fullerville to Oswegatchi)   

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Last Updated: 2016-04-03 22:12:37


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