CONFLUENCE WITH JEFFERSON CREEK TO CONFLUENCE WITH KENTUCKY CREEK
STREAMFLOW: 13 CFS
Class III-IV River Run
The Whitewater River Run from Confluence with Jefferson Creek to Confluence with Kentucky Creek in California is a popular destination for whitewater enthusiasts. The ideal streamflow range for this stretch of river is between 800-1,500 cubic feet per second (cfs) which provides Class III-IV rapids. This section of the river spans approximately 9 miles with specific rapids including "Souse Hole," "Deadman's Drop," and "Satan's Cesspool."
There are regulations in place for this area, including the requirement for a California Boater Card and proper safety equipment. Additionally, camping is only allowed in designated areas and fires are only permitted in established fire rings. It is important for visitors to follow Leave No Trace principles and properly dispose of all waste.