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Hard Creek Whitewater Kayaking Trip on the Little Salmon River

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Hard Creek Info
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Put In:  Hard Creek
Take Out:  Hazard Creek Confluence
Difficulty:  Class IV , Class V
Run Length:  2 miles
Good Level:  200 cfs
Streamflow Comments: 
Season Comments:  May
Primary Season: 
Hazards:  Boulders choke the river in some spots.
Location:  In the Rocky Mtn Region (ID), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

From Hwy 95, Follow the road up Hazard Creek and continue along Hard Creek. The road climbs up a canyon wall and then heads back to the creek. When the creek appears, look for an easy place to put in.

Hard Creek on the Little Salmon River

Hard Creek begins gently and picks up as it drops into a canyon. The rapids are steep and the run is choked with boulders. Expect to bounce off of a few of them. The lines are tight and the portages are tough.

Last Edited by josho on 5/18/2011

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