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Lower South Fork Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the South Fork Clearwater River

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Lower South Fork Info
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Put In:  Bully Creek
Take Out:  Hwy 13 junction
Difficulty:  Class III 600-1200 cfs , Class IV 1200-3000 cfs
Gradient:  44 feet per mile
Run Length:  13 miles
Good Level:  600-3000 cfs
Streamflow Comments: 
Season Comments:  May, June
Primary Season: 
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Location:  In the Rocky Mtn Region (ID), of
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The take-out is east of Grangeville at the junction Hwy 13 and Hwy 14. Follow Hwy 14 south for thirteen miles to Bully Creek to put-in.

Lower South Fork on the South Fork Clearwater River

Locals call this the Mickey Mouse run. While it isn't as difficult as the upstream section, it still offers a challenge. All the rapids can be scouted from the road.

Last Edited by josho on 5/23/2011

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