West River Rafting

Trip Description

Trip Type:


Trip Difficulty:

Class C


Sunday, 09/28/14

7:30 AM

-1213 days


Sunday, 09/28/14

5:00 PM

Approximately 9 hours later


Connor Schleicher

Email: schlec3@rpi.edu

Phone: 5702494017

Car: Blue/Grey Subaru Outback


Lucy Naslas

Email: naslal@rpi.edu

Phone: 7813465295

WIMP Time: Sunday, 09/28/14 at 7:00 PM


Leave from armory around 7:30am then travel to the put in on at the Ball Mountain Dam. Do 1 or 2 runs on the river and return to RPI by 5:00pm.


Directions to start:
1. Head east on Peoples Ave toward 10th St 2. Turn left onto 15th St Turn right onto NY-7 E/Hoosick St Continue to follow NY-7 E Entering Vermont Get on US-7 N 4. Continue onto VT-279 E 5. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for US-7 N/Manchester/Rutland and merge onto US-7 N Follow US-7 N to VT-11 E/VT-30 S/Depot St in Manchester. Take exit 4 from US-7 N 6. Merge onto US-7 N 7. Take exit 4 for VT-11/VT-30 toward Vermont 7A/Manchester/Manchester Center Follow VT-30 S to Ball Mountain Ln in Jamaica 8. Turn right onto VT-11 E/VT-30 S/Depot St Continue to follow VT-11 E/VT-30 S 9. Turn right onto VT-30 S

Directions to end:
Head southwest on Ball Mountain Ln toward VT-100 N/VT-30 N 1.7 mi Slight left onto VT-100 S/VT-30 S 1.6 mi Turn left onto Depot St 0.4 mi Turn left onto Salmon Hole Ln Destination will be on the right


  • PFD
  • Booties
  • Raft
  • Pumps
  • Paddles
  • Helmets


Wear non cotton warm clothing!


West River

Latitude: 43.1266°

Longitude: -72.7716°


16 of 20 spots filled

  • Jordan Simonds
  • Mark Straub
  • Francis Sokolowski
  • Scott Zanar
  • Dana Robes
  • Jake Stover
  • Savanna Fielder
  • Cole Caynoski
  • Caitlin Vinopal
  • Zhicheng Hu
  • Alyaz Mohamed
  • Dina Zaslavsky
  • Kai Li
  • Ali Hashimee
  • Ben Folcarelli
  • Brent Meixell

Created: 2014-09-25 00:00:00

Updated: 2014-09-25 19:25:34