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Difficulty I-II
Length 19 Miles
Gauge Rio Grande at Rio Grande Village, Big Bnd NP, TX
Flow Range 200 - 10000 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 30 minutes ago 331 [CFS] ℹ️
Reach Info Last Updated 07/14/2015 5:04 am

River Description

For more information, see Texas Whitewater, 2nd Edition.
See also Big Bend National Park.

Put-in is approximately 1880' elevation.
Take-out is approximately 1810' elevation.
Therefore total elevation change is approximately 70'.

Rapid Descriptions


Summary of Gauge Readings

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

Gauge NameReadingTimeComment
Rio Grande at Rio Grande Village, Big Bnd NP, TX
AW Gauge Info
331 cfs ℹ️ 00h30m

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

2002-07-11 00:00:00-04
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