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Great Northern Whitewater Resort/Glacier River School
Located in:
West Glacier, MT

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River/Guide school Great Northern Resort has a 36 year history of providing whitewater and fishing trips on the Flathead River in (more...)
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Ruby River Kayak & Canoe Touring on the Beaverhead River

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Ruby River Info
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Put In:  Ruby Dam
Take Out:  Twin Bridges
Difficulty:  Class I
Run Length:  30 miles
Good Level:  210 cfs
Streamflow Comments: 
Season Comments:  March, April, May, June, July
Primary Season: 
Hazards:  Watch for barbed wire around some of the tight corners.
Water Craft:  raft,canoe,touring
Land Ownership:  Private property on both sides of the river. Some landowners charge a hefty access fee because of the excellent fishing.
Location:  In the Rocky Mtn Region (MT), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

To get to the put-in from Twin Bridges:

1. Head south on N Main St toward W 4th Ave
10.0 mi
2. Continue onto MT-287 S
9.6 mi
3. Turn right at 1st St/Virginia Ave
0.1 mi
4. Continue onto Upper Ruby Rd
1.0 mi
5. Keep left at the fork
6.1 mi

Ruby River on the Beaverhead River

An excellent way to get on some great fishing waters.  Gravel bar remnants of the gold rush line the way. 

Last Edited by josho on 5/23/2011

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