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Blanco Bridge

Best flow
0 to 300 cfs at Chualar
Water level
5270 cfs & 12.92 feet deep Updated March 20, 2023 at 2:33 pm
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A useful put-in or take-out, but not a very fun place to hang out by the river.


Park on the Salinas side of the bridge, on a large pull-out in front of some mail boxes. The trail is on the right as you face the bridge.