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Hells Canyon Shuttle, Inc
Located in:
Oxbow, OR

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Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
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Tributary-Lower Blue River Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the McKenzie River

Bridge Rapid at the town of Blue River at 600 cfs
Upstream from Bridge at 600 cfs Sweet surf wave at 600 cfs View from the put in at 600 cfs

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Tributary-Lower Blue River Info
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Put In:  Blue River Lake
Take Out:  Confluence Blue and McKenzie Rivers
Difficulty:  Class III
Run Length:  1.5 miles
Current Streamflow:  690 cfs @ 12/14/2016 09:15 AM - BLUE RIVER AT BLUE RIVER, OR, reading taken from USGS
Good Level:  400 - 700 cfs
Season Comments:  January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December
Primary Season: 

This run is good when it is raining or in the fall when water is released from the reservoir.

Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan
Location:  In the Pacific Region (OR), of

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  • Lower Columbia Canoe Club
  • Oregon Kayak and Canoe Club
  • Oregon Whitewater Association
  • POCO - Paddlers Of Central Oregon
  • Willamette Kayak and Canoe Club
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