We ran this stretch on 6-8 and had a great time. There was a decent amount of wood and several of the islands had channel wide wood that could be very bad. We scouted river right at one island with a massive amount of wood pinned on the upstream side. This had bad wood on the left channel and one large log just under the surface on the left side of the right channel.
There are clean lines but be aware. At these flows I felt the whitewater was III+ but many CL III paddlers would find the very long long rapids to be quite a handful. Additionally many CL III paddlers will not have the river awareness to deal with and anticipate wood problems. A skilled crew could route an ambitious CL III paddler with a cool head down, but a beginner crew stepping it up might have a rough time here.
Tell us about this gauge by leaving a comment.
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.
Bible Run on the Boulder
If someone gets hurt on a river, or you read about a whitewater-related injury, please report it to
American Whitewater. Don't worry about multiple submissions from other witnesses, as our safety
editors will turn multiple witness reports into a single unified accident report.
Log into the American Whitewater website and you can contribute to river descriptions,
flow and access tips, and maps associated with runs you've done. You can even add new
runs to the inventory!