See Shawn Wickstrom and John Whaley's description in Bennett.
They describe many logs and characterize this run as an enjoyable day for
the adventurous paddler.
On 17 April 2005, Nick Newhall, David Chatham, Scott Waidelich, and Mike Tennant ran NF Mineral Creek at ~800 CFS on the Mineral Creek gauge (~400 in NF Mineral). This is mainly a continuous Class III run with four 15
The actual flow will be
approximately half that represented by
this gauge. From Bennett.
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.
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