Pigeon, West Fork, North Carolina, US
|Usual Difficulty||IV-V(V+) (for normal flows)|
|Avg. Gradient||200 fpm|
|W F PIGEON R ABOVE LAKE LOGAN NR HAZELWOOD, NC|
|usgs-03455500||250 - 1000 cfs||IV-V(V+)||21h37m||239 cfs (too low)|
Steep class V creek with clear water and rock jumbles galore.
The first mile or so is class IV-V rock bouncing. The river picks up a cleaner class IV-V character below detention center and continues with that character until the last mile where it turns into class III boogie.
Chris Bell's Asheville Area Boating Beta
Page probably has the best info on the run.
|Mile||Rapid Name||Class||Features (Legend)|
|2.2||Haywood County Jail|