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Minnies Bar to Dickson Ranch Kayak & Canoe Touring on the Hoh River

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Minnies Bar to Dickson Ranch Info
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Put In:  Minnies Bar
Take Out:  Dickson Ranch
Difficulty:  Class II
Run Length:  20
Good Level:  Avg: 2538 cfs
Streamflow Comments: 
Season Comments:  January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Primary Season: 

Best at high water November-May.

Hazards:  Log jams, sweepers, fast, cold water.
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft,canoe,touring
Location:  In the Pacific Region (WA), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

Lowest Take-out: Heading South on US 101 turn onto Oil City Rd. Follow it until you see Kathy Dickson's Ranch. The take-out lies left of the road on the river's right bank.

Put-in: To reach the Minnie Peterson launch site, follow Oil City Rd back and turn left on US 101. Then turn right on Upper Hoh River Rd towards the Hoh Rain forest in Olympic National Park. River access is on the right side of the road from a huge gravel bar on river right.

Minnies Bar to Dickson Ranch on the Hoh River

Last Edited by bradgoet on 4/21/2011

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