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International River Grading System
* Grade One = Suitable for novices.
Easy. Waves small and regular; passages clear; occasional sand banks and artificial difficulties like bridge piers.
* * Grade Two = Suitable for intermediate paddlers.
Quite easy. Rapids of medium difficulty; passages clear and wide. Occasional boulders in stream. Open Canadian canoes may ship water in places.
* * * Grade Three = For expert paddlers in open Canadian canoes.
Medium difficulty. Waves numerous, high, irregular. Rocks and narrow (clear) passages. Considerable experience in maneuvering required. Advance scouting usually needed. Canoes will ship water, and unless equipped with spray covers will require frequent emptying.