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North Fork-Warren Wagon Run Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the Payette River

North Fork-Warren Wagon Run Info
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Put In:  Below Upper Payette Lake
Take Out:  Fisher Creek
Difficulty:  Class III , Class IV
Gradient:  106 ft/mi
Run Length:  5 miles
Good Level:  500-1,000 cfs
Season Comments:  May, June
Permit:  None presently required.
Character/Similar To:  Secluded, steep mountain stream with a continuous gradient and boulder choked river bed.
Water Craft:  kayak
Land Ownership:  Mixed
Wilderness:  No
Camping on River:  Excellent camping at developed and undeveloped sites including Burgdorf hot springs.
Location:  In the Rocky Mtn Region (ID), 125 miles North of Boise
Shuttle Logistics:  Put-in: Below Upper Payette Lake where Warren Wagon Road (FH 21) crosses the river.

Take-out: Fisher Creek is some 5 miles south of the put-in, just upstream from Copet Creek, off of Warren Wagon Road.

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