It has been recommended that this section of the river
(from Dayton to Monitor) should be canoed only during
high flow. However, remember that only experienced canoers
should canoe during high flow.
Distance: At 4.5 miles this section
takes about 2-3 hours to float.
River Features: The twisty and turny
creek cuts through some tall clay bluffs at the start
of the trip, then continues through mostly wooded land.
Look for the Monitor take-out on the right bank just
before the SR 26 bridge.
Hazards: Logs in or across the creek
may be encountered seasonally, and a portage may be