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Barnum to Bloomington Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the Potomac River-North Branch


Barnum to Bloomington Info
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Put In:  Barnum, WV
Take Out:  Bloomington, MD
Difficulty:  Class II , Class III
Gradient:  35 ft/mi
Run Length:  6 miles
Flow Information (phone):  US Army Corps of Engineers: 410-962-7687
Good Level:  300 to 1250 cfs
Primary Season:  Several dam releases during the year
Permit:  None presently required
Character/Similar To:  Series of Class II standing waves that approach Class III at high water alternating with long pools.
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Land Ownership:  Mixed
Wilderness:  No
Location:  In the Mid-Atlantic (MD), 230 miles Northwest of Annapolis


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Other Resources

Northeastern Kayak Clubs
  • Canoe Cruisers Association
  • Greater Baltimore Canoe Club
  • Monocacy Canoe Club