Swift - Along Rte. 9 to North Branch Westfield River


Swift, Massachusetts, US

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Along Rte. 9 to North Branch Westfield River

Usual Difficulty IV-V (for normal flows)
Length 1 Miles
Avg. Gradient 56 fpm
Max Gradient 56 fpm


River Description

This creeky roadside run has some real drops and can be run several times in a day, when it's up. Put in at the bridge on Shaw Rd; take out at the Westfield confluence or run the Pork Barrel section.

There's one serious Class V drop which is hidden from the road. Note: the last drop of the run is in a landowner's backyard, so it's best to be low-key when running this stretch, especially if you feel like scouting or portaging.


StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2002-04-23 06:50:12

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