Severn: Old Hall bridge to Llanidloes

Grade 2/3
Length 5 km
Paddleable medium to spate

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Grade 2/3 leads down to the Mount Severn weir. This is a bit tricky, falling steeply onto rock and then funnelling through a slot, but can be portaged easily.

Water Levels

Needs to be clearly runnable, but best avoided in big spate.

Getting There

Putin W3°36'27" N52°26'52"
Takeout W3°32'13" N52°27'4"

Takeout in Llanidloes, just downstream of the main bridge on river right. To reach the putin head up minor roads on river left through Glan-y-nant to the bridge at Old Hall.

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