This infrequently paddled run requires a hike in from the take-out at Downey Creek Campground.
Check the Downey Creek trip report on Ben Manfredi's Cascade Classics web site.
Letter to Mount Baker - National Forest regarding impacts of October 2003 floods.
Look for flows of approximately 4000 cfs on the Sauk nr. Sauk gauge
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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