Duncanson’s Rivulet

Canoe Tas Inc


Duncanson’s Rivulet

Jacky’s Marsh Rd to Meander




Distance: 3.5 km.
Average Grade: 37 m/km
Peak Grade: 50 m/km
Difficulty: Grade 5.
Paddling Time: 2 hours to get-out below Sommerville Farm or 5 hrs to Westwood Bridge
Entry Point: Jacky’s Marsh Rd, RH turn
Exit Point: end of upper Meander trip
Water Level: 1.0m at Meander minimum or just after rain
Tasmap: 1:100 000 Meander, Tamar.
General Description: A very technical steep creek characterised by continuous white water with few eddies, log-jambs and 90 degree blind corners. A fast and committing trip for very experienced paddlers only, the entire section should be inspected from the bank before paddling.