Information on Shoal Cr.
Rating: III *
Location: Logan Co.; Take Hwy 109 south from Clarksville to New
Blaine then take NFR 1603 south and then NFR 1600 south
(right) and then NFR 1601 west (right again) to the bridge
over Shoal Cr. Put in at this bridge. Take out at
low water bridge on NFR 1614 south of Midway (west of
New Blaine on Hwy 22).
Topo Quad(s): Magazine Mountain NE, Scranton
Gradient: 75 fpm
Length: 7 mi.
Gauge: Water should be flowing over the low water bridge at the
take out. Only boatable after heavy rains.
Hazards: strainers and tight technical rapids
Description: Shoal Cr. is a fast, tight run with many good class
III and even IV rapids. Watch out for willows near the
end of the run. You should be a confident class III boater
to attempt Shoal Cr.
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