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Lower Salmon Creek
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Lower Salmon CreekSierra Nevada, CA
Sierra Nevada, CA
Canyoneering3.65 Miles 1,159 AEG
Canyoneering3.65 Miles
1,159 ft AEG
Intermediate Canyoneering - Difficult or dangerous; Tech Climb; rope reqd; descent anchor; exit technical;
B - Up to light current; wading/swimming; possible wet/dry suit
II - Normally requires a half day
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1st trip
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A very pretty, fun canyon with a couple of especially nice rappels.
With a fairly late start (5 hr drive!), it was quite warm and the cold water felt great.
No wetsuits today. I did regret the lack of neoprene gloves when it took 1/2 hour to regain feeling in my finger tips!

water 1 out of 5water 2 out of 5water 3 out of 5water less than max Salmon Creek Medium flow Medium flow
"Let it ride / Let it roll / Let it go"

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