A map and water trail guide to the Clarion River.
River guide and map to the upper and middle sections of the Clarion River Water Trail.
Map and guide for the Upper and Middle Sections of the Clarion River Water Trail.
When the gauge is down to 300 cfs the lower section of this reach (from Clarington to Cooksburg) is too shallow to paddle. At this level the upper section (from Portland Mills to Hallton) is okay, with a few short shallow sections. Keep in mind that at 300 cfs there are basically no rapids, and long stretches of VERY shallow water. I've been on the river at 5000 cfs and seen it at 13,000 cfs, which I would consider a little too high.
Permits are not required for this reach.
We have no additional detail on this route.
Use the map below to calculate how
to arrive to the main town from your zipcode.
Seal launch at Swimmers Hole
Fall on the Clarion
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