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Pigeon River (Dries)


Stretch: Harmon Den to Big Creek
Difficulty: Class IV to V
Distance: 7.2 miles
Flows: 400 cfs to ~2,000 cfs. Look for the Pigeon below Big Creek to be over 3,500 cfs. American Whitewater's gauge.
Gradient: 63.3 fpm average (max of 117.8 fpm for 1.8 miles)
Put-in: Low Bridge at Harmen Den
Take-out: Big Creek / Pigeon River Confluence
Shuttle: 9.1 miles (15 minutes)
Season: When a really heavy rain hits. Whenever that might be.
Written: © 2015
Featured in A Wet State #106 and in A Wet State's contribution to World Kayak's Video Guide

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