Brandywine Creek, W. Branch - 2. PA 340 to Mortonville

Brandywine Creek, W. Branch, Pennsylvania, US


2. PA 340 to Mortonville

Usual Difficulty III (for normal flows)
Length 6.6 Miles
Avg. Gradient 20 fpm
Max Gradient 20 fpm

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
Brandywine Creek at Chadds Ford, PA
usgs-01481000 800 - 1900 cfs III 03h49m 670 cfs (too low)

River Description

Very, very edgy section that travels through industrial sections reminiscent of the Deerhunter. A few nasty dams accompany this industrial zone as the river travels through Coatesville and Modena.

There is an exciting Class III broken out dam at the end at Strausburg Rd.
StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2001-07-12 05:17:11

Rapid Descriptions

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