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Difficulty II-V
Length 2.5 Miles
Flow Range 5000 - 20000 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 2 hours ago 123 [CFS]
Reach Info Last Updated 04/12/2016 2:20 pm

River Description

See the New York Exposed book for the description. It is a small creek with many ledges visible from the road. There are drops above and below the Route 5 bridge. Be sure to scout.

This was suggested on the "to-do" list in Dennis Squires' book. It was first run in the Spring of 2005.


South-Eastern Adirondack Area Reaches

Batten Kill                                          Beecher Creek                                         County Line Brook

Dunning Creek                                  East Stony Creek                                  Elbow Creek

Georgia Brook                                   Glen Creek                                             Holmes Lake Outlet

Hudson (3. Riparius to the Glen)       Hudson (4.)                                              Hudson (5.)

Hudson (6.)                                       Jimmy Creek                                             Mill Creek (Hudson trib.)

North Creek                                       Pike Brook                                                Piseco Outlet

Roaring Branch                                  Sacandaga (1.)                                        Sacandaga (2.)

Sacandaga, E. Branch (1.)                Sacandaga, E. Branch (2.)                       Sacandaga, E. Branch (3.)

Sacandaga, Middle Branch               Sacandaga, W. Branch (Upper)                Sacandaga, W. Branch (Lower) 

Sand Creek                                       Schroon (Starbuckville to Riverbank)         Schroon (Warrensburg to Thurman Station)

Stony Creek (1.)                                 Stony Creek (2.)                                    Tenant Creek

Wolf Creek


Google Map of New York Whitewater

New York Whitewater Paddlers Facebook Group


Rapid Descriptions


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Ohi Johnsen
11 months ago

1st descent Spring 2005. Eric Carpenter, Justin Crannell, Ohi Johnsen

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1195190 05/30/09 Matt Muir Added approximate lat/lon coords.
1195191 05/30/09 Matt Muir Updated info.
1195192 05/31/09 Matt Muir Added gradient info.
1205598 12/12/15 Alex Barham
1198436 10/23/10 Matt Muir Fixed booklink.
1206159 04/12/16 Alex Barham Added local info
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