Pedernales - 2) Johnson City to Pedernales Falls SP (17 miles)

Pedernales, Texas, US


2) Johnson City to Pedernales Falls SP (17 miles)

Usual Difficulty II-IV(V+) (for normal flows)
Length 17 Miles
Avg. Gradient 17 fpm

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
Pedernales Rv nr Johnson City, TX
usgs-08153500 600 - 6000 cfs II-IV(V+) 00h23m 94 cfs (too low)

River Description

Put-in is approximately 1090' elevation.
Take-out is approximately 800' elevation.
Therefore total elevation change is approximately 290'.
Pedernales Falls drops 60' in a half mile.
Removing that drop, the run is 16.5 miles with 230' drop, for 14 FPM average.

StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2008-11-18 17:42:08


Rapid Descriptions

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User Comments

2011-03-28 05:01:11 (1562 days ago)
Some You Tube footage of the river at high flow
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