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Hells Canyon Shuttle, Inc
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Oxbow, OR

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Hilgard Jct. State Park to Riverside City Park Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the Grande Ronde River



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Hilgard Jct. State Park to Riverside City Park Info
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Put In:  Hilgard Jct. State Park
Take Out:  Riverside City Park
Difficulty:  Class III , Class IV
Gradient:  26 ft/mi
Run Length:  9 miles
Flow Information (phone):  Oregon River Forecast Center, 503-261-9246
Good Level:  1,200 to 8,000 cfs
Streamflow Comments: 
Season Comments:  April, May, June, July
Primary Season: 

Rainy and snowmelt

Permit:  Permits will soon be required for all private boating parties. Permits will be free of charge, non-regulatory, and self-issued. Call the Baker Resource Area Office at (541)523-1256.
Character/Similar To:  Opportunity for surf and play along with a few significant rapids. Roadside
Hazards:  Some difficult rapids that may require scouting.
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Land Ownership:  Mixed
Wilderness:  No
Location:  In the Pacific Region (OR), 304 miles Northeast of Salem
Shuttle Logistics: 

Put-in: From I-84, just west of La Grande, OR, take the Hilgard Junction State Park (Oregon Hwy 244)exit. Put-in at the bridge.

Take-out: Located in the town of La Grande, OR at Riverside City Park via exit 261 (off of I-84) and Spruce Street.


Hilgard Jct. State Park to Riverside City Park on the Grande Ronde River


Last Edited by josho on 4/26/2011
 

Towns near Hilgard Jct. State Park to Riverside City Park Kayaking

Baker City Oregon
Madras Oregon
Ontario Oregon
Pendleton Oregon
Prineville Oregon
The Dalles Oregon


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