Eleven Point River (MO) Trip On Saturday 12 August 2017

StateMissouri
RiverEleven Point River
DateExternal site icon Saturday 12 August 2017
Related(none)
StartLong Hollow
EndTurners Mill
Distance8.1 miles
Crew icon CrewFilter icon Edmond, Brian
Filter icon Tune, Jeff
Filter icon Tune, Stacey
Filter icon Van Someren, Tom
ConditionGood - Conditions are ideal for a canoe or kayak. Boats typically will drag on fewer than one-quarter of riffles, if at all, and portages are unnecessary or rare. Normal float lengths can be attempted without a problem.
Notes icon NotesThis was an excellent and casual float. The section above Greer Spring was a little low and we dragged or bumped through most of the riffles (a few had enough to carry us without bumping the bottom). After the spring, the river was swifter and high enough to carry us easily through the remainder of the trip. Nobody else was on the river above MO 19, and only a few people were encountered after that point. We started around 0930 hours and finished at 1640 hours.
FishingGreat - 15 - 30 fish caught
Fish icon SpeciesFilter icon Bluegill
Filter icon Rainbow Trout
Filter icon Rock Bass / Goggle Eye
Filter icon Smallmouth Bass
Gauge icon GaugeBardley (07071500)
Discharge781
Height3.76
StatusVerified
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Route KML
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Source icon SourceBrian Edmond
Trip ID254
Expedition ID203
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