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Old 06-18-2017, 01:47 PM   #21
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That sounds like the outlet of Buckhorn, which flows into Dead Vly. It's been a few years since I've been there, so I assume that's where this flooding is, and not at Priest Vly, where flooding has also been an issue in the past.
I was there yesterday. The flooding is about halfway between Rte 8 and the footbridge at the outlet of Buckhorn Lake. To be exact... 0.6 SE of Rte 8 and 0.55 from the bridge. The reroute will not keep you completely dry unless you're very careful. In one spot that's about 10-12 feet across there is only one small rock and the roots of a tree that are above water. If you miss either or slip you're gonna get wet.

NW edge of flooding. The dam there is about 2-3 feet high.


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Old 06-18-2017, 03:43 PM   #22
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Yep, that's the spot I was thinking of. And yes it's much much worse than it was in the fall. Seems like a good place for those two log/beam bridges.
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Old 06-18-2017, 05:45 PM   #23
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Thank you so much for posting the pics, I did manage to stay dry somehow though.
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