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Ponca to Kyles Landing Kayak & Canoe Touring on the Buffalo River

Ponca to Kyles Landing Info
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Put In:  Highway 74 Bridge at Ponca
Take Out:  Kyles Landing
Difficulty:  Class I , Class II
Run Length:  10.1 miles
Current Streamflow:  11 cfs @ 12/14/2016 01:30 PM - Buffalo River near Boxley, AR, reading taken from USGS
Good Level:  4.5 - 5.6 feet
Streamflow Comments:  Minimun Flow = 4.0 feet, Optimum Flow = 4.5 - 5.6 feet, Maximum Flow = 6.0 feet
Season Comments:  March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Primary Season:  Good flows and warm temperatures attract most paddlers between mid March through October
Permit:  None Presently Required
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Camping on River:  Steel Creek Campground 2.5 miles below the put in.
Location:  In the Southeastern U.S. (AR), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

Put In: From Boxley head north on AR 43 for 4.3 miles. Put in at the Lost Valley Recreation Area.

Take Out: From the put in, return to AR 43 and turn north. Then turn right onto AR 74, follow this road for 9.2 miles. Turn left onto Kyle's Landing Road and follow for 2.6 miles until you reach the river.

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