Salmon River, Middle Fork - Boundary Creek to Cache Bar

Haystack Rapid

Rapid Details

Name Haystack Rapid
Class III- to IV+

Lots of rocks and debris from sidecreek blowouts make this rapid tricky at low water and hole'y at high water.  This rapid has been the scene of several accidents over the years so use caution.


Scout from below the air strip if you wish.

Recommended Flows Minimum: 1000.0
Maximum: 12000.0
Length Feet
Elevation 3618.9 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 44.97358015
Long - -114.73596453

Click Here to See This Feature on the fully interactive map