I run the river from Lake Wood to Oak Forrest Dam in my bass boat. Keep your eyes open and stay in the channel.
You can launch below Lake Wood dam at the GBRA Park. There is no take out at Gonzales except kayaks. Yes, it is easy to get to the confluence. I haven't done the confluence run in probably 30 years, but it is about 5 hours by kayak if that helps.
California. Well it's like breakfast cereal. You get rid of the fruits and nuts and all that's left are the flakes. Thank goodness there's a place called Texas.
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