|Paddleable||high to spate|
From the viaduct the river starts at grade 2, building to beautiful continuous grade three through pine-forest. The main event of the trip (grade 4) comes up suddenly and eddies are limited. Best option is scout/portage left.
Needs to have been hooning down for a while to bring this little beauty into condition. When the water is lapping over the ledge as it passes under the viaduct the river is at an ideal level giving a continuous alpine feel.
Ample parking is available at the obvious put-in; the huge (and picturesque) viaduct at the end of the road. Follow the road south taking two left turns (the second being a tight switchback to reach the takeout bridge.