New wood in Gilman - Mountain Buzz
 



Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 05-15-2004   #1
 
Redcliff, Colorado
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 48
New wood in Gilman

Folks heading to Gilman gorge on th Eagle...Heads up. There are two new pieces of wood in Slurry Pipe rapid, the last drop on the run. The first is a large timber/rr tie lodged in the eddy river right directly below the bridge and next to the trestle hole. At low water (last night) it was pretty easy to miss, but certainly closed out the eddy. At higher water when you need to drive right into the eddy it will probably be in play.

The second is a tree that has fallen from river right about two thirds of the rapid. You'd have to really blow your line to get on it, but again as the water rises it may become more of a hazard.

Happy paddling

Charlie

cebel is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-17-2004   #2
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 14
Thanks Charlie.

I'll give you a shout when I get back into town.
KO
ken_olivier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2004   #3
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 122
as of yesterday afternoon, the railroad tie still there but Thanks to Brian Houle and crew the nasty branch/log has been pulled out.

Nice work guys, Photos should be developed by this evening.

DP
K2boater is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Topic Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New wood? Old wood, either way, wood in Bldr Crk below 4mile gregmcrae Whitewater Kayaking 0 06-13-2006 06:10 PM
Gilman anyone? JCKeck1 Whitewater Kayaking 0 05-25-2005 08:30 AM
Gilman today?? BHart Whitewater Kayaking 0 05-24-2004 02:59 PM
New wood in Gilman cebel Whitewater Kayaking 0 05-15-2004 11:10 AM
Gilman Gorge TR Bryan Houle Whitewater Kayaking 0 05-05-2004 02:36 PM

» Classified Ads
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:10 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.