Missisquoi - East Richford to Lake Champlain

Missisquoi, Vermont, US


East Richford to Lake Champlain

Usual Difficulty I-II(V) (for normal flows)

River Description

The put in and take out the furthest extents that the river is runnable. In between are long stretches of low gradient punctuated by a few dams and ledges listed below.  Scout from Google Earth and choose an appropriate section.


Richford: Ledge rapid

Sampsonville: Ledge rapid

Enosburg Falls: Dam with rapid after, followed by a ledge rapid, Downstream there appears to be a nice river wide wave

Shelton: A large dam with a big rapid downstream. Appears to be kept mostly dry as part of a hydro power project. If it does run an access road would make laps very easy. (Race course? Here is the AW Page:

Highgate Center: Highgate Falls- unrunnable dam with rapids below

Swanton: Lowhead dam with waves below



StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2018-04-18 19:38:15

Rapid Descriptions

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