Gasconade River (MO) Trip On Saturday 15 September 2018

StateMissouri
RiverGasconade River
DateExternal site icon Saturday 15 September 2018
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StartCave Lodge
EndRuby's Landing
Distance5.1 miles
Crew icon CrewFilter icon Edmond, Brian
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 Gasconade was falling from a recent moderate flooding event. The water was still pretty murky. The flow was moderate with many slow, still pools. The riffles were fine but rare. This part of the river was nice enough but not very scenic. I rode an old prisoner bus from Ruby's Landing to the put-in just upstream of Schlict Spring.
FishingPoor - 0 - 2 fish caught
Fish icon SpeciesFilter icon Smallmouth Bass
Gauge icon GaugeHazelgreen (06928000)
Discharge443
Height1.88
StatusVerified
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Source icon SourceBrian Edmond
Trip ID280
Expedition ID229
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