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Oct
29

Upper Swale, waterfall section

The waterfall section of the Upper Swale lies above Muker on the B6270, Swaledale.

Sarah had paddle the day before in optimum flows and we caught it today as the level dropped off, a bit scrapy here and there, the main features were not far from being perfect.

Upper Kisden, running hard right at this flow

The Pentax Optio W10 shows its limitations, the canon would have caught these two pics

Lower Kisden, following the obvious tongue centre river

Wiggy initially stated " I’m not running that, but,…………………………………………..

Thankfully Lyndon’s paddling improved and he made a better job of the last drop than he did the first