New rapid under construction at whitewater course

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A new rapid is under construction at the Columbus whitewater course, says the President of Uptown Columbus Richard Bishop.

The rapid should be completed on July 10. It will be located north of City Mills, ahead of the Cut Bait rapid.

The rapid will be between a Class l and Class ll in intensity.

The total cost of the project should not exceed $80,000.

The whitewater course first opened in May 2013 and is 2.5 miles long.

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