2013 South Fork Owyhee River, Class III/IV

The South Fork of the Owyhee River is 48 miles of pure seclusion through high desert country. Dates may be adjusted...

2013 South Fork Owyhee River, Class III/IV

May 02nd 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
South Fork of the Owyhee - Three Forks, OR

Date:  May 2-5, 2013

River:  South Fork of the Owyhee, Class III/IV

Contact:  Jerry Smith, crossfox21(at)gmail.com, 541-429-1580

Trip information:  The South Fork of the Owyhee River is 48 miles of pure seclusion through high desert country.  Dates are not definite, but gives us a place to start.  Strong Class 3 skills necessary.  Put in at 45 Mile Ranch.  Take out at Three Forks.

Hazards:  possible log jams, snakes, poison oak.  One Class V and one Class IV.  Portages may be necessary.  Public assistance may be delayed due to seclusion.

An excellent description of this run is at:  http://cacreeks.com/owyhee-s.htm

 

 

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