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Difficulty II-III
Length 7 Miles
Gauge RIO CHAMA ABOVE ABIQUIU RESERVOIR, NM
Flow Range 200 - 2000 CFS
Flow Rate as of: 42 minutes ago 1300 [CFS]
Reach Info Last Updated 07/15/2017 4:19 am

River Description


Put in below the Monastary or alternately at Skull Bridge. The majority of play and rapids come after Skull Bridge. Shortly after the Bridge watch for the river to split, stay left and enjoy the nice wave where the river comes back together again.
Flows around 500-800cfs are pretty good. Begins flowing in early to mid March. After July watch for releases on Friday through Monday, usually in the 800-1000cfs range.

Rapid Descriptions

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Gage Descriptions

Gauge is at the end of one of the best sections of rapids on the run, "Gauging Station Rapid".

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Directions Description


We have no additional detail on this route. Use the map below to calculate how to arrive to the main town from your zipcode.

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Kestrel Kunz

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Revision #Revision DateAuthorComment
1192954 12/09/00 Mark Blakemore n/a
1208098 07/15/17 Kestrel Kunz