American River - Sunrise Avenue to Watt Avenue

El Manto Rapid

Rapid Details

Name El Manto Rapid
Class III- to III

At higher water this is a great play spot for Kayakers.  If the water is high enough you can do cartwheels and flips without worrying about hitting the ledges on the bottom of the river.  Close parking access makes this a great park n play spot if the water levels are right.


Scout from the bank or read and run

Recommended Flows Minimum: 4000.0
Maximum: 11000.0
Length Feet
Elevation 59.1 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 38.62254598
Long - -121.28923061

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