Canoe Tas Inc

South Esk

Lake River

Millers Bluff run

 updated Aug 2010.

Distance: 8.0 km.
Average Grade: 14 m/km.
Peak Grade: 100 m/km.
Difficulty: Grade 4.
Paddling Time: 6-8 hours.
Entry Point: Lake River Road Bridge (Grid ref: 052 537).
Exit Point: The Millers Bluff Rd bridge (Grid ref: 091 589), you’ll need to carry your boats 2km up to the locked gate. Alternatively paddle a further 5km or so and get out at the S bend where the road is only 100m away from the river (Grid ref: 065 633).
Water Level: between 0.75m and 0.9m on the BOM guage (Lake Rv at Parknook)
Tasmap: 1:100 000 South Esk.
Shuttle:  12km
General Description: Continuous steep creeking.

 
Swarz – Lake River