American River, South Fork - Chili Bar

Meatgrinder (Quarter Mile) Rapid

Rapid Details

Name Meatgrinder (Quarter Mile) Rapid
Class III to III+

This is a long continuous rocky rapid.  The biggest hits are towards the bottom near the right hand bank where most of the water funnels. Several different play spots are located in this rapid for the kayakers.


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Recommended Flows Minimum: 800.0
Maximum: 4000.0
Length Feet
Elevation 927.51 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 38.76918441
Long - -120.83100984

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