South Esk

Canoe Tas Inc

South Esk

South Esk River

Hadpsen to Trevallyn Dam

Distance: 9 km.
Average Grade: 0.5 m/km.
Peak Grade: 
Difficulty: Grade 1.
Paddling Time: 2-3 hours.
Entry Point: At Hadspen at the picnic ground (Grid ref. 047 045).
Exit Point: At the car park/boat ramp on the left bank just before the dam (Grid ref. 071 116).
Water Level: Not recommended during flood levels otherwise any height.
Tasmap: 1:100 000 St. Patricks & South Esk.
Shuttle: 
General Description: This trip is quite an easy section of river. There is a small amount of moving water till the Meander River flows in from the left, then the river is mainly flat. this is a good beginners trip.