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Panther Creek, Lower Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the Salmon River

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Panther Creek, Lower Info
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Put In:  Clear Creek
Take Out:  Salmon Confluence
Difficulty:  Class III
Gradient:  50 fpm
Run Length:  4 miles
Good Level:  600 cfs
Streamflow Comments: 
Season Comments:  May, June
Primary Season: 
Location:  In the Rocky Mtn Region (ID), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

To get to the put-in from Salmon: 1. Head northeast on S St Charles St toward Main St 203 ft 2. Take the 1st left onto US-93 N/Main St 0.2 mi 3. Take the 2nd right to stay on US-93 N 21.0 mi 4. Turn left at National Forest Development Rd 30/Salmon River Rd 19.8 mi 5. Turn right to stay on National Forest Development Rd 30/Salmon River Rd 6.7 mi 6. Turn left at National Forest Development Rd 055/Panther Creek Rd 3.5 mi Clear Creek To get to the take-out head back on 055/Panther Creek Rd to the intersection of Salmon River Rd and the confluence.

Panther Creek, Lower on the Salmon River

Most of the run is class II-III busy water, with the best whitewater being close to the end. The rapids are shallow and rocky. Watch for logs.

Last Edited by josho on 5/23/2011

Towns near Panther Creek, Lower Kayaking

Hailey Idaho
Ketchum Idaho
Sun Valley Idaho

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