Cadron Creek, East Fork - 1) Rose Bud to Highway 36 (5.5 miles)

Cadron Creek, East Fork, Arkansas, US


1) Rose Bud to Highway 36 (5.5 miles) (Rose Bud Run)

Usual Difficulty I-II (for normal flows)
Length 5.5 Miles

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
Cadron Creek near Guy, AR
usgs-07261000 3.00 - 6.00 ft I-II 00h29m 2.6 ft (too low)

River Description

Although not as exciting or as scenic as the Mansfield Bluff Run you can still expect to have a charming time on this Class 1-II stream as you dodge in and around trees, surmount a few log jams and enjoy the gentle shoals that punctuate a several very long pools. There are some pretty bluff lines, though nothing as impressive as seen elsewhere in the Cadron watershed.

Landmarks: At 1.3 miles the creek approaches Bluff Mountain (river right). At 2.3 miles Potter Branch enters from river left. At 2.8 miles Cedar Creek enters from river right.

Difficulty: Although its a Class I-II stream at its current level be prepared for unexpected logjams that may require portage.

Shuttle: From put-in go south on Highway 36 4.3 miles to take-out (limited parking on SW corner of bridge.

StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2010-03-04 15:07:00

Rapid Descriptions

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