American River, South Fork - The Gorge

Surprise Rapid

Rapid Details

Name Surprise Rapid
Class III- to III

This rapid is only around on low reservoir years.  A funnel constriction on the river as the river bends left.


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Recommended Flows Minimum: 800.0
Maximum: 4000.0
Length Feet
Elevation 468.5 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 38.77439542
Long - -121.01532588

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