Ausable, W. Branch, New York, US
|Usual Difficulty||V (for normal flows)|
|Avg. Gradient||100 fpm|
|Max Gradient||130 fpm|
|AUSABLE RIVER NEAR AU SABLE FORKS NY|
|usgs-04275500||500 - 2000 cfs||V||00h20m||2760 cfs (too high)|
|Rough estimate. This gauge is on the Main Stem Ausable, several miles downstream and after the confluence with the E. Br. Ausable. Use with caution.|
This run has changed significantly following Hurricane Irene. Please comment with any updated information.
Start at the Whiteface Mountain chairlift upstream of the bridge to the ski resort, or hike a little ways upstream for a bonus waterfall. There are 2 class 4 drops under the bridge at Whiteface followed by a few miles of Class 2.
Takeout before the Flume or continue into the next section
Plattsburgh Area Reaches