Bowersock and Local

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burr
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Bowersock and Local

Post by burr » Fri Mar 14, 2014 8:13 am

Looking forward to a big rain year for local whitewater. Remember 2010? That was a helluva year; Waka Wave ran at 1000cfs for a bunch of days. Mill Creek was going off regularly. We had huge water at Kaw; the best days were in the 10,000 to 31,000cfs range.

Bowersock from last summer -- I put up this river log entry.

http://www.kansaswhitewater.org/RiverLo ... php?log=18

Bowersock can be a lot of fun in the 7500 to 10,000cfs range depending on how the flow is routed. And Smiley Wave comes in huge at this level occasionally.

Jonesin' for big water.

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Post by KUKayaker » Sat Mar 15, 2014 10:37 am

These last two years have felt pretty dry. Hopefully the rain gods will smile upon us this year.
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Post by Fish » Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:38 am

Rain gods smiled and peed all over Northwest AR on Sunday. Yesterday was a mega-flood, with all the steeps going thru the roof. Will be good class 2-3 water down there all week most likely. Good weather too. Go get you some.

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Re: Bowersock and Local

Post by alison3492 » Thu Jan 15, 2015 12:49 am

Thanks for the beta, helps a lot. Looking forward to boating it.
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Re: Bowersock and Local

Post by burr » Sun Jan 18, 2015 8:39 am

Did you see the video Opes posted at Bowersock? Link below in case you missed it.

That is the diagonal wave; I have seen it bigger and faster when the conditions are right. Smiley wave is another wave that comes in occasionally; downstream and river right from the diagonal wave. PM me if you want more info on Bowersock.

viewtopic.php?f=2&t=2570

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Big Rain

Post by Rod_Snyder » Tue Jan 20, 2015 5:46 am

The rain prognosticator has spoken
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