Canoe Tas Inc


Inglis River

Inglis River
Distance: 8 km.
Average Grade: 5 m/km.
Peak Grade: 
Difficulty: Grade 1-2.
Paddling Time: 2 hours.
Entry Point: From the Zig-Zag Road Bridge (off Calder Road C229) (Grid ref. 831 525).
Exit Point: From the unnamed bridge (Gravel Pit Road), about 8 km from Wynyard (Grid ref. 847 600).
Water Level: No gauge is available but if there is water the width of the river at the start, it is sufficient as it is the widest point on the river.
Tasmap: 1:100 000 Inglis.
General Description: Depending on water level, can be good trip for beginners. There is only one major rapid Little Willie, which in flood has some large standing waves. After this the river flattens and many logs must be paddled around or jumped.