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Difficulty II
Length 10 Miles
Gauge LEWIS CREEK AT NORTH FERRISBURG, VT.
Flow Range 0 - 500 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 53 minutes ago 62.9 [CFS] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 05/01/2018 1:19 pm

River Description


A winding creek that builds to a few ledge rapids before the takeout.

 

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The gauge is located above the takeout, however no flow information has been provided for this run. Average flow is 120-150, 75th percentile is 176. The range is a guess based on that data. If you run this section please leave a comment with the level.

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AW Wins Court Battle Protecting Green River (VT) Boating

9/21/2018
Robert Nasdor

The Vermont Superior Court sided with American Whitewater in a long-running dispute with the state over whitewater boating on the Green River in Morrisville. The Court overturned state restrictions that would have eliminated any meaningful opportunity for boaters to enjoy this extraordinary river and required scheduled releases in a ground breaking decision.

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Northeast Boaters Seek To Expand West River (VT) Boating

12/6/2015
Robert Nasdor

In response to of the state’s draft basin plan for southern Vermont, American Whitewater and scores of boaters pressed the state to support the expansion of releases on the West River. Restrictions by the Corps of Engineers and Agency of Natural Resources have led to the elimination of nearly all scheduled boating opportunities on the West River over the past two decades, eliminating recreation opportunity and hurting the local economy. AW and its partners have been working to restore these releases.

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Bellows Falls (VT) Flow Study Reveals Hidden Whitewater

6/2/2015
Robert Nasdor

A hardy group of northeast boaters climbed into the natural river channel below a hydropower dam to participate in a flow study designed to assess whether whitewater flows should be restored to this dewatered river reach on the Connecticut River. While significant obstacles remain, this site has the potential for providing instruction, playboating, and a big water feature that that could be run throughout much of the year and provide a much needed boost to the local economy. 

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1191831 04/02/01 n/a n/a
1209385 05/01/18 Alex Barham Gauge and Info
1209241 04/18/18 Alex Barham Location and Info