Use the USGS Little River at Blue Pond gage as a rough guide. The primary gage for Hicks Creek is the "Teddy" Bear Creek gage. Located downstream river left in the Canyon Rim Road SR 176 culvert. Its best seen from river righ. 12" is minimum for Hicks Creek. 15" is medium-low.
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.
(RM) Deep In The Bush
(RM) Milt In The Bush
(RM) 5 Foot Ledge
(RM) Lickety Split
(RM) Log filled portage
(RM) Multiple Oh #3
(RM) Multiple Oh #2
(RM) Hicks Creek Falls
(RM) The Big Oh!
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