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Here are the known runs in Nicaragua. Rivers with a write-up on this site will be link-highlighted in your browser. For the season data, best months are in green, marginal months in red. Times are average for experienced kayakers. For a different country, click here: Chiapas Guatemala Belize Honduras El Salvador.

region river class length/time rafts?
NORTHWEST Coco, upper (Cañon de Somoto) IV- 16km/3:00 yes
season: Jun-Aug, Sep-Oct Coco, fr Somoto III 32km/4:00 yes
  Coco, fr Los Lirios IV 45km/5:30 yes
  Ciudad Antigua IV 5.5km/1:30 no
  Bocay II up to 31km/5hrs yes
  Tuma III 15-134km/3hrs+ yes
  Cuá III 15km/2:30 no
  Negro, upper IV 16km/6:00 no
  Negro, lower III 23km/4:00 yes
  Viejo Santa Barbara IV 12.5km/4:00 no
  Grande de Matagalpa III up to several days yes

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