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Yankee Jim Canyon Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the Yellowstone River

Yankee Jim's Revenge Rapid

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Yankee Jim Canyon Info
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Put In:  Joe Brown Creek
Take Out:  Carbella
Difficulty:  Class III
Gradient:  25 ft/mi
Run Length:  5 miles
Flow Information (phone):  USGS 406-449-5263; flow at Corwin Springs
Good Level:  1,000-10,000 cfs
Season Comments:  January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Permit:  None presently required
Hazards:  logjams, unusual currents, and diversion dams
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Land Ownership:  Mixed
Wilderness:  No
Camping on River:  USFS Campgrounds in the area.q
Location:  In the Rocky Mtn Region (MT), 158 miles Southeast of Helena
Shuttle Logistics: 

Put-in: Access off US 89 some 5 miles north of Corwin Springs. Inquire locally for detailed information.

Take-out: The Carbella take-out is on the right bank about ten miles below Corwin Springs; turn west off US 89 onto Tom Milner Road, turn right and drive just over a half mile to the river.

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