Western New York Area Reaches
Beaver Meadow Creek Canadaway Creek (1.) Canadaway Creek (2.)
Canaseraga Creek Cattaraugus Creek Cattaraugus Creek, S. Branch
Cazenovia Creek, W. Branch (1.) Cazenovia Creek, W. Branch (2.) Chautauqua Creek
Clear Creek, N. Br. Conesus Creek Eighteenmile Creek
Eighteenmile Creek, S. Br. Ellicott Creek Genesee (Letchworth)
Honeoye Creek Keshequa Creek Little Chautauqua Creek
Murder Creek Niagara Oak Orchard Creek
Oatka Creek Rushford Lake Outlet Sugar Creek
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I'm guessing this is probably the closest access to the top of the gorge?
This is a nasty one! From looking at it on youtube, this eroded out V shaped falls seems to be a Class V+. I think I would portage this one if I were you! The falls appears to be maybe 15 to 20 or so?
I have located Shumla Falls on Google Earth. According to the elevation tools, it appears to be about 9 feet. That's about all I know for sure right now.
This looks to be a Class V based on the youtube video. It looks like a lot of fun. There may be a few drops strarting at the bridge based on Google Earth.
There should be a place to take out just below the falls. Route 60 parallels this part of the creek. Look for pull offs just below the falls. The creek seems to flatten out at this point, but there seems to be some nice ledges down in Freedonia just above I-90. I will likely add a milder surf section reach at a later time as I get more information.
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