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Old 06-11-2007   #1
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Wood in Top Class V in Eleven Mile

There is a log that creates a strainer type situation in the top class V. Maybe 50 feet above the setup eddie for the big s turn. Right at the top of a small hydraulic. Unfortunatly at 175cfs that is the only way through. At higher flows I am sure the left channel will open up. At the same time you can boat over top if you dont mind it.

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Old 06-14-2007   #2
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we pulled out the wood in the top drop and some other couple spots. There's a river-wide strainer in there too. She's a tad bony at 200-ish but fun in a south platte-y granite boofing kind of way.

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Going up there this weekend and I haven't run it before. Other than the V's, is it best to take a playboat or a creeker, or both to run the different drops? Since the two V's are at the putin/takeout, two boats could work.

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Definitely a creek boat. Even in the middle section, there is not much play if any. Have fun!
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Old 06-14-2007   #5
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Hey I just got done running this and the wood I was talking about is still there. It's hard to see, but if you know where to look it's there. All I can say is dont swim above the setup eddy in the top part of the top class V.

Bottom class V was allot of fun at 200+ though. Another 100 cfs or so and this run is going to be GREAT!
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