Check out the description, with excellent pictures, in Jason Rackley's Oregon Kayaking. Rackley divides the Collowash into three sections: the Upper, Middle, and Lower. His Middle constitutes the first two miles of this run, from the Mile 5.5 Bridge to the Hot Springs Fork bridge.
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