Guyandotte River - Simon to R D Bailey Lake backwaters

Guyandotte River, West Virginia, US


Simon to R D Bailey Lake backwaters

Usual Difficulty I-III (for normal flows)
Length 8 Miles

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-03202400 4.00 - 7.00 ft I-III 00h56m 4.12 ft (running)

StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2001-04-23 14:47:40

Rapid Descriptions

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User Comments

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June 6 2016 (954 days ago)
paynej1987 (158286)
Thinking about running this today,if I do I will post a more up to date report.
July 21 2012 (2370 days ago)
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May 5 2009 (3543 days ago)
x (1)
Also, in Pineville, there are some great surf waves by the walking bridge near the grade school.
304-923-3403 is my number if you ever want to go boating there.
May 2 2008 (3911 days ago)
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There is an alternative to this run on the Dotte. The put in is just above Pineville, go towards
Mullens. The put in is just before New Richmond. You will see a swinging bridge that crosses the
river. The put in is just beside that. You can email me at if you need more
information. I lived approximately 18 years in this region.
August 11 2006 (4540 days ago)
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If one has nothing positive to say....