Tygart Valley - 3. Aggregates to the confluence with Beaver Creek


Tygart Valley, West Virginia, US

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3. Aggregates to the confluence with Beaver Creek (Loop)

Usual Difficulty II-III+ (for normal flows)
Length 8.4 Miles

Twin Giants


Twin Giants
Photo by Chris Malec taken 05/13/12

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
TYGART VALLEY RIVER AT BELINGTON, WV
usgs-03051000 3.50 - 8.50 ft II-III+ 00h35m 3.51 ft (running)


River Description

Parking is very limited at Aggregates just below the Culvert bridge. Most boaters put-in at Norton under the bridge which shortens the trip 2.5 miles.
StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2012-05-19 23:40:43

Rapid Descriptions

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User Comments

Users can submit comments.
February 3 2013 (2138 days ago)
moyler29 (153736)
The locals have designated the parking lot underneath the bridge for highway 33/48 as a shooting
range. When paddling you are coming around a corner at that point.....be careful.
July 21 2009 (3431 days ago)
x (1)
My girlfriend and i rand this at 2.9 too low although the twin giants were still runnable. Stay
left on this rapid as the hydraulic to the right will hold you then spit you under the second large
boulder, there is also a log pinned under the same boulder. Would be very fun about a foot higher.


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