Chilliwack River (BC) - Slesse to Tamihi III

A nice year round grade III run. The run ends with the Tamihi slalom curse which is grade IV at some levels but easily portaged if desired.

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Run Information


From Hwy 1 at Chilliwack travel South on Vedder Road for 5.5Km until you reach the Chilliwack river at a bridge and 3-way stop. Turn left onto Chilliwack Lake Road and follow the river right bank for 10Km until you reach the bridge over the Chilliwack at the Tamihi Rapids slalom course. This is the take out.

Put In

From the Take out continue East on the Chilliwack Lake Road for 9.8Km until you reach Borden Creek Forestry Service Road/Slesse Creek which is just downstream of the Fish Hatchery.


Pool drop medium volume run

Length & Time

12km, Couple_Hours



Flow Information

Year round if there is rain.

Low: 1.1m High: 1.7m



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