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Difficulty II-III
Length 2.5 Miles
Gauge Shoal Ck at W 12th St, Austin, TX
Flow Range 200 - 1200 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 1 hour ago 4.16 [CFS]
Reach Info Last Updated 07/14/2015 6:30 am

River Description

Urban run through downtown Austin.  Refer to Texas Whitewater for more specific beta.  Difficulty rating and range of recommended flows are taken from the book.

Put-in is approximately 552' elevation.
Take-out is approximately 462' elevation.
Thus total elevation change is approximately 90'.

Rapid Descriptions


Gage Descriptions

Min. 200 cfs.
Optimal cfs 250-1000.
Drainage area is 15 square miles.

Directions Description

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County to Vote to Extend Closure on Guadalupe Tonight (TX)

Jason Robertson

The Comal County Commissioner's Court is taking measures that will restrict access to the Guadalupe River indefinitely. AW's primary objective on the Guadalupe is to restore access as soon as possible and to make sure that boater access does not impede on-going rescue and recovery efforts.





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1205071 07/14/15 DRC
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