2013 Lower N. Umpqua, Class II/III
Apr 26th 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Whistler's Bend County Park - 2828 Whistler's Park Road, Roseburg, OR 97470
Date: April 26-28, 2013
River: Lower N. Umpqua, Class II/III
Contact: Brenda Bunce,, 360-931-4224
- This will be a joint trip with the Roseburg chapter of NWRA
- This is car camping at Whistler's Bend group campground and the camping has already been paid for by our two clubs respectively.
- Camping is offered both Friday and Saturday nights with a Dutch oven workshop Friday night (optional) and a Potluck Dutch oven cook off Saturday night (prizes for winners)
- This is also a great family and kid trip. A few organized games for kids at camp.
Saturday are two optional runs. We will have a trip leader on each section.
1.) Lone Rock put-in to Whistler's Bend campground (9 miles of easy class II with (1) III-). Great for Families, beginner rafters, kayaking or Inflatable Kayaks alike.
2.) Gravel Bin to Susan Creek - (Aprox. 11 miles of class II/III with 1 class IV rapid that has an easy cheat at the right level) THIS SECTION WILL BE DEPENDENT ON THE RIVER LEVEL
AND WILL NOT BE OFFERED AS A TRIP LED OPTION IF THE RIVER LEVEL IS TOO LOW OR TOO HIGH.
Sunday float from Whistler's Bend campground to Winchester (10 miles of class II and Dixon Falls: III- )
Folks can shuttle and drive home directly from Winchester.