Report from Hell Gate, Problem Stretch, AICW Statute Mile 602
Our thanks to Lori Rackliffe for this report on the notorious Hell Gate Problem Stretch where the Waterway follows the narrow, man-made canal between the Vernon and Ogeechee Rivers. As posted on Bob423.
Hell Gate- MM601. Georgia
We transited at 9:30 Tuesday Oct 23,2018. With 6.7’ of tide assist. High at 7:43,8.2’ above datum.
Using Navionics Sonar Chart we stayed centered, no hugging or favoring.
The least depth recorded was 10.9’ just before G91. Directly off G91 we saw 12.6’. Off R90-13.2’