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Difficulty IV+
Length 1 Miles
Gauge East Fork Black River near Lesterville, MO
Flow Range 4.50 - 12.00 FT
Flow Rate as of: 22 hours ago ~ 1.36 [FT] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 11/25/2010 3:34 pm

River Description


(St. Francis tributary) Put-in is on private property. Be discreet.

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Gage Descriptions

The USGS gauge is a crude indicator for runnability of this small creek. Better to look for 2" of rain within 24 hours at the Mill Creek rain gage and look for a sharp rise in the E Fork Black River. A paddler’s gauge is on the Hwy E bridge at the take-out. The gauge is new (3/16/2005) so the minimum level is uncertain ... maybe 2.0 ft. However, the best way to gauge the minimum is to scope the first drop for enough water to do the river-right boof to miss the undercut/pin on the left.

 

  East Fork Black River
(feet)
Little Rock Cr @ Hwy E bridge
(feet)
Minimum 4.5 2.0
Optimum ? ?
Maximum ? ?

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1192743 01/03/09 John Tansil n/a
1198761 11/25/10 John Tansil fixed broken links