Steele Creek (current beta needed) - Morgan to FM 56 (10 miles)

Steele Creek (current beta needed), Texas, US


Morgan to FM 56 (10 miles)

Usual Difficulty II+ (for normal flows)
Length 10 Miles
Avg. Gradient 15 fpm

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
Paluxy Rv at Glen Rose, TX
usgs-08091500 3000 - 10000 cfs II+ 00h36m ~ 8570 cfs (running)
Correlations for best boatability uncertain. Please help us out with a comment or report. Reference gauge is a stream ~20 miles northwest of put-in, thus does not represent actual flows in this reach, but should provide some indication of flows.

River Description

Listed in the Texas Whitewater handbook as a possible descent, although the comments indicate that it has since been run.  Difficulty rating and suggested flows are hypothetical (beta from paddlers needed.)

Distances and gradient measured using GIS tools in 2015.


StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2015-07-14 06:34:50

Rapid Descriptions

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User Comments

2007-05-29 06:34:32 (3105 days ago)
Robert HallDetails
The gauge listed is not correct. Use it as a guide only.

2007-05-14 04:11:33 (3120 days ago)
Robert HallDetails
Here is some footage of our run on Steele Creek.
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