Finley River (MO) Trip On Friday 18 May 2018

StateMissouri
RiverFinley River
DateExternal site icon Friday 18 May 2018
Related(none)
StartJohns Ford Road
EndReed Road
Distance6.5 miles
Crew icon CrewFilter 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 NotesThe current was flowing really great, however the visibility into the water was murky from silt still not having settled (due to the recent rains). Despite having just paddled this section of the river the Saturday before, I decided to go again (on a whim and moment's notice) since the weather was perfect for it. The fishing turned out pretty good too.
FishingFair - 3 - 6 fish caught
Fish icon SpeciesFilter icon Bluegill
Filter icon Largemouth Bass
Filter icon Rock Bass / Goggle Eye
Filter icon Smallmouth Bass
Gauge icon GaugeRiverdale (07052345)
Discharge532
Height2.37
StatusVerified
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Source icon SourceTom Van Someren
Trip ID264
Expedition ID213
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