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East Fork Carson (Wilderness Run) Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the Carson River

East Fork Carson (Wilderness Run) Info
Use this information at your own risk. See our legal notices.
Put In:  Hangman's Bridge, Markleeville
Take Out:  BLM Boat Ramp
Difficulty:  Class II
Gradient:  27 ft/mi
Run Length:  20 miles
Flow Information (phone):  (916) 653-9647. Flow near Gardnerville.
Season Comments:  May, June
Permit:  Private boaters are asked to register at the put-in.
Hazards:  There is a deadly waterfall over a 30-foot dam a few hundred yards downstream from the take-out.
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Camping on River:  Markleeville National Forest Campground between Hangman's Bridge and the town of Markleeville.
Location:  In the Pacific Region (CA), of

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