Salt - 1 - Fort Apache to US 60


Salt, Arizona, US

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1 - Fort Apache to US 60

Usual Difficulty III-IV+(V+) (for normal flows)
Length 41 Miles
Avg. Gradient 40 fpm

Apache Falls


Apache Falls
Photo by Kevin miller

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
SALT RIVER NEAR CHRYSOTILE, AZ
usgs-09497500 500 - 20000 cfs III-IV+(V+) 01h36m 163 cfs (too low)


River Description

A very illegal run.
If the Apache Nation were to allow boating this canyon, the scenery is breathtaking and the rapids are ferocious.


StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2007-06-26 14:19:21

Rapid Descriptions

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User Comments


2009-01-30 10:41:59 (1902 days ago)
x (1)
By far the best run in AZ. It's the YNP of the southwest. You need to boat more in AZ way better
shit than the flying-V. Try to score the agua fria.

2008-02-14 10:40:40 (2253 days ago)
x (1)
not to mention deadly. killed a kayaker at 200 cfs in 1993. scary bedrock features with dirty brown
water, pushy hydraulics, and the threat of jail time in the white mountain apache legal system,
always a good time

2008-01-05 10:48:37 (2293 days ago)
wreevesDetails
This run is illegal
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