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Difficulty I-II(III) at this flow (II normally)
Length 6.1 Miles
Flow Range 2.89 - 5.18 FT
Flow Rate as of: 32 minutes ago ~ 3.76 [FT] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 01/15/2018 8:49 pm

River Description

Less often run section. Best drop "Powerline" is early in run. Mostly flatwater, with a few short bedrock intrusion ledge drops. Generally a nice open boat cruise.

Rapid Descriptions


Class - II Mile - 0
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Right as you come to a clearing for a powerline, a bedrock drop is encountered. Inexperienced (whitewater beginner/novice) boaters may wish to scout, easily done river-right. While this is perhaps the 'toughest' drop on this run, generally it should be a failrly straight-forward drop.


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Walt Ruben
10 years ago

At 125 CFS the Pike from 141 to "Yellow Bridge" is a little scrapy but definitely runable. 4/23 and 4/24/2010

Gage Descriptions

Gauge/flow analysis based on most recent ~8 years of data from current gauge cycle (data exists for many prior years, but there was a gap of quite a few years)
Drainage area at gauge: 255 sq.mi.
Minimum mean daily flow during stated period: 61 cfs (2007.08.18)
90% of time flow exceeds: 94 cfs
10% of time flow exceeds: 330 cfs
Maximum mean daily flow during stated period: 1050 cfs (2008.04.20)
10/90 ratio ('flashy-ness'): 3.51 (under 3 is fairly steady, over 10 is quite 'flashy')
Average runnable days per year: 166 (historical ave. # of days over stated min)

Directions Description

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1192100 04/04/09 n/a n/a
1198709 11/18/10 Rob Minor tweaks to flow values.
1208755 01/15/18 Rob remove table from gauge description