Potomac, North Fork of South Branch - 6. Hopeville to South Branch Confluence


Potomac, North Fork of South Branch, West Virginia, US

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6. Hopeville to South Branch Confluence

Usual Difficulty I-II (for normal flows)
Length 6 Miles

royal glen dam


royal glen dam
Photo of josh crewser by john duke taken 02/08/04 @ 4.90, cabins

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
N F SOUTH BRANCH POTOMAC RIVER AT CABINS, WV
usgs-01606000 5.00 - 7.00 ft I-II 01h04m 4.72 ft (too low)


River Description

The first available take out is at a river left gravel bar that is below the confluence of the South Branch. Before the take-out the remains of the old Royal Glen Dam is easily skirted on far left.
StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2010-11-17 23:29:36

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Rapid Descriptions

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User Comments

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June 16 2008 (3505 days ago)
john dukeDetails
see link for a video of this run.......... http://youtube.com/watch?v=YU5u7BAZzmY
February 29 2004 (5074 days ago)
john dukeDetails
As of 2-28-04 there are two huge trees blocking your passage just above the confluence..portage on
the right


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