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Difficulty II-III
Length 15.75 Miles
Gauge Rio Grande nr Castolon, TX
Flow Range 500 - 10000 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 1 hour ago 316 [CFS] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 07/13/2015 9:35 pm

River Description

For more information, see Texas Whitewater 2nd Edition.
See also Big Bend National Park and their descriptive site, Floating the Rio.
See also the descriptions in Southwest Paddler.

Put-in is approximately 2490' elevation.
Take-out is approximately 2400' elevation.
Therefore total elevation change is approximately 90'.

Rapid Descriptions


Gage Descriptions

See the Daily Report (pdf file) for current conditions on the Rio Grande.

Directions Description

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County to Vote to Extend Closure on Guadalupe Tonight (TX)

Jason Robertson

The Comal County Commissioner's Court is taking measures that will restrict access to the Guadalupe River indefinitely. AW's primary objective on the Guadalupe is to restore access as soon as possible and to make sure that boater access does not impede on-going rescue and recovery efforts.



Matt Muir


Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1205045 07/13/15 DRC
1191616 11/19/08 n/a n/a
1202118 05/10/13 Matt Muir Fixed broken link.