Awesome gorge, lower Kaituna river - log across river

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paddled awesome gorge this arvo (21st april), had an interesting time getting unstuck from a log just under the waters surface about two thirds the way down the run, just where it gets really narrow, steeper, and fast. (control gates flowing at 300's). Water was just flowing over the top of the log, and it may be possible to paddle and boof over it with speed. however, this could become a nasty hazard for those who cant see the log, and also sledgers. Also if the water levels get any lower it will definitely be harder to avoid. The log didnt seem to be stuck there too hard, but it was stuck there hard enough to endure our encounter with it.
Hopefully it will dislodge itself in the near future, but who knows so take care and be ready.
cheers
B