Salmon, Washington, US
|Usual Difficulty||II(IV) (for normal flows)|
|Avg. Gradient||40 fpm|
|Max Gradient||90 fpm|
SEASON: Winter rain storms.
ACCESS: At mile 137.5 on Highway 101 take FR 21 east (this is also marked as West Boundary Road). Follow FR 21 4.4 miles to the put-in bridge across the Salmon River. The takeout is the Q-1000 bridge across the Salmon River.
For current information on roads check the Olympic National Forest web site (check rec reports for Pacific Ranger District - South) or call 360-956-2400.
Most of the run is low gradient class II, but it starts out with a short gorge. Beware of large wood after you've passed through the gorge.
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