Fryingpan - 01. Upper

Fryingpan, Colorado, US


01. Upper

Usual Difficulty IV-V (for normal flows)
Length 5.7 Miles

Upper Fryingpan

Upper Fryingpan
Photo of Greg Churan by Lance Jones taken 06/15/99

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
codwr-FRYTHOCO0 300 - 750 cfs IV-V 00h52m 38.1 cfs (too low)

River Description

Cphillips shared:

This run can be done after a warmup on Castle Creek/Slaughterhouse. A step up for the first two, Upper Fryingpan is a bit out of the way. I say, see how the first two go and if you're feeling good it is really worth the drive.


StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2011-07-21 17:54:32

Rapid Descriptions

icon of message No rapids entered. If you know names, and locations of the rapids please contact and advise the StreamTeam member for this run.

User Comments

Users can submit comments.

No Comments

Do more than just check gauges; join over 5,000 AW members today.

Or, consider donating

Associated Projects

  • Basin Non-Consumptive Needs Assesments (CO)
    AW is working to define stream-flows that meet recreational boating needs across Colorado. In both the Colorado and Yampa River Basin's, AW has helped develop baseline data for whitewater recreation