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Fium Orbo (Upper)

Stretch: The Rocket Gorge
Difficulty: Class IV to V-
Distance: 5.6 km
Flows: ~200-500 cfs (0.65 at the take out gauge was low, but good for the bedrock) Gauge is at the take-out for the Middle
Gradient: 163 fpm average
Put-in: Spur road dropping down off of the D89 to Cavo, near Aja
Take-out: Bridge just off of D344 4.4 km before Ghisoni
Shuttle: 9.3 km, Some dirt at the end
Season: Spring from snowmelt/rain
Written: © 2013
Featured in Video A Wet State #73, Kayak Session's Guide and in A Wet State's contribution to World Kayak's Video Guide

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