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Bluff City to Glen Lynn Boat Landing Kayak & Canoe Touring on the New River

Bluff City to Glen Lynn Boat Landing Info
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Put In:  Bluff City
Take Out:  Glen Lynn Public Boat landing
Difficulty:  Class I , Class IV Narrows Falls
Gradient:  2.3 fpm
Run Length:  1.5 miles
Current Streamflow:  1570 cfs @ 12/14/2016 01:15 PM - NEW RIVER AT RADFORD, VA, reading taken from USGS
Streamflow Comments:  Dam Controlled
Season Comments:  January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Primary Season:  Runs all year
Permit:  None
Hazards:  Class IV Narrows Falls is a deadly hydraulic. Scout this rapid from the river left bank
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Location:  In the Mid-Atlantic (VA), of

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