False Bay is a body of water characterized by Cape Hangklip and Cape Peninsula, located in the South-West of South Africa. The bay is 30 km/18.7 mi wide, offering a Mediterranean climate with warm, dry summers and wet damp winters. The east and western shores of the bay are rocky and mountainous with visible peaks rising from the waters, while the northern side comprises a long curving beach.
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Kayaking in Icicle Creek-Ida Creek, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Icicle Creek runs through Icicle Ridge and is connected with Wenatchee River. The river run starts from Ida Creek to Snow Creek trail head. It has a class 4 to 5,5+ difficulty level and range from 700 to 2000 c.f.s. The river is great for expert and advanced kayak enthusiasts with many challenging sections.
The run starts with a class 3 warm up and builds up to class 5 conditions as the water builds up. There are many drops, logs and a sequence of beautiful huge granite boulders to avoid and flows with big hydraulics that get developed along the way. Icicle Creek is definitely an extreme kayaking location.
Prepare to get wet in fresh, crystal clear cold water, take your gear with you, or plan an organized river trip and enjoy a fantastic white water kayak experience into the wild nature of Cascades.