Salmon River - Hammer Creek to Heller Bar (Lower Salmon)

China Rapids

Rapid Details

Name China Rapids
Class III to III+

This long, blind s-curve rapid is named for Chinese miners who reportedly drowned here while attempting to go through it. Requires maneuvering


scout from the left. Note the Chinese rock structures.

Recommended Flows Minimum: 3000.0
Maximum: 20000.0
Length Feet
Elevation 1105.14 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 46.02913381
Long - -116.64906512

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