The yellow river is one of the most wild rivers of it's size in the state. Vary phew places will you see any sign of man. The river floods unexpectedly whenever a large amount of water enters its system, this can create currents too strong for even the most skilled of swimmers. Never travel this river for long distances alone, it narrows in certain places creating difficult conditions and log jams are overly populous in this river.
Fishing in this river is some of the best within 50 miles. The most common catch is the white bass or stripers. Some people have claimed to have seen an unknown creature swimming the watershed of this river.
Noteworthy settlements along the river include Gilman, and Cadott.