In seasons of high rainfall, the river can ascend 50 meters.
He sensed the creature ascend the stairs and chose a room at random, shoving it open with his hip.
One of the most conspicuous features of Bonn, viewed from the river, is the pilgrimage (monastic) church of Kreuzberg (1627), behind and above Poppelsdorf; it has a flight of 28 steps, which pilgrims used to ascend on their knees.
Inside the bar at its mouth (formed by a storm in 1616) ships of 200 tons can still ascend to Cauto.
The expedition was not permitted to ascend the river Paraguay, and returned completely foiled in its main purpose.