Roaring Fork - 05. Basalt to Carbondale

Roaring Fork, Colorado, US


05. Basalt to Carbondale

Usual Difficulty III+ (for normal flows)
Length 4.4 Miles

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-09081000 200 - 1500 cfs III+ 01h04m 248 cfs (running)
Flow range for best boatability uncertain. Please help your fellow boaters with a comment or report.

River Description

See Colorado Rivers and Creeks II, by Banks and Eckardt (The Bible), for info on this and most of the other kewl runs of Colorado.

Lat/longitude coords are approximate, from TopoZone.

See also Cemetary (Class II+),
Woody Creek (Class III),
Toothache (Class III),
Slaughterhouse (Class IV),
Castle Creek (Class IV+),
Fryingpan (Upper) (Class IV+), and
Upper Roaring Fork (Class V+).

StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2018-12-09 19:24:23


Rapid Descriptions

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