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Green River (Dries)


Stretch: Lake Summit to Pot Shoals Road
Difficulty: Class III+ to IV+
Distance: 1.35 miles
Flows: Look for the lake level to be between 100.6 and 100.11. 100.8 was a medium flow. You wouldn’t want much higher unless you have done it before and were aware of wood situations. Check out Duke Energy's current lake level gauge. Also you can get the one-hundreths of the gauge by calling 1-800-829-5253 then pressing 3, then 1, then 1 again.
Gradient: 152 fpm
Put-in: The base of the dam at Lake Summit
Take-out: Access at Pot Shoals Road
Shuttle: 1.2 miles (3 minutes one-way)
Season: Dam spill. Rarely. After heavy rain or when powerhouse has maintenance
Written: © 2017
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