Duck Creek, Texas, US
|Usual Difficulty||II (for normal flows)|
|Avg. Gradient||18 fpm|
|Rowlett Ck nr Sachse, TX|
|usgs-08061540||1000 - 10000 cfs||II||18h37m||~ 57.7 cfs (too low)|
|Level (Rowlett Creek Gauge)||Description|
|500-1000 cfs||Could be running at a low level.|
|1000-1500 cfs||Might be running.|
|1500-2000 cfs||Should be running at a low to medium level.|
2000-3000 cfs and above
Should be running at least at a medium level.
There are 3 low-head dams that are easy to spot and portage. Portage the first one on the
right, portage the second on the left, and run the third one far left or portage left. This
run is mostly Class II. For a better run, try Lower Duck Creek.
For more information, see Texas Whitewater.
Put-in is at approximately 580'. Takeout is at approximately 500'. Total drop = 80'. Run length is as listed in the book (4.5 miles.)