Paines Creek Moonshine Location Map

Paines Creek Moonshine Location Graphs

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Location graphs show monthly concentrations of water quality indicators averaged over all years in which samples were collected.

Paines Creek Moonshine Timeline Graphs

Timeline graphs show concentrations of water quality indicators on each date samples have been collected at this location. Click on a bar for the event graph showing results for all locations on that date.


Samples are collected downstream of a small waterfall, roughly 150' upstream of the large Moonshine Falls where water flows swiftly over a bedrock stream channel. Directions: Park on the entrance to the old Moonshine Rd. After roughly 20' the old road is blocked by an earthen burm. Walk down the old road towards Paines Creek until the road begins to bends to the left. Turn right onto a small trail along the streambank and continue for about 100' or until you can find a safe route down the bank to the st


Characterize water quality before creek goes over falls


Latitude, Longitude N 42.7272, W -76.6872
Location Type SYNOPTIC
Miles from stream mouth 1.35