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Difficulty II(III)
Length 6.8 Miles
Gauge Perch Approximation
Flow Range 200 - 500 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 1 hour ago ~ 0 [CFS] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 11/23/2009 11:07 am

River Description

Run includes 0.5 mile paddle out (with good current and I-II rips) on Sturgeon. Take-out is a campground on Sturgeon Gorge Road.
Parallel watershed of similar size to the Rock River leads one to expect this to be a similar 'hoot.' In general, however, this one disappoints. Much of the early running is prone to snags, and there are more areas of flatwater. (Not sure how it manages to do that, and yet not have areas of bigger gradient which are notable.)

Rapid Descriptions

USGS sampling site

Class - N/A Mile - 0
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USGS lists a sampling site at our listed putin as having drainage area of 63.1 square miles.


Gage Descriptions

Visual at Hwy.28 put-in. If rock garden rapids look runnable, go for it.

Directions Description

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Matt Muir




Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1192392 04/16/02 n/a n/a
1196735 11/23/09 Rob Fix/remove broken links.