Gunnison, Colorado, US
|Usual Difficulty||III (for normal flows)|
|GUNNISON RIVER BELOW GUNNISON TUNNEL, CO|
|usgs-09128000||280 - 15000 cfs||III||00h30m||784 cfs (running)|
|The range of flows represented here were defined by AWs 2013 Gunnison Basin Flow Study. Optimal flows: 800-3000cfs.|
One mile hike to the put in.
Class III kayak run through a somewhat remote canyon with great river vibe.
Photo courtesy of www.JulieKeller.com.
A description of the rapids can be found here:
Flow Updates: Taylor, Black Canyon, Gunnison Gorge
June 19, 2013
AW Needs Your Input On Western River Flows!
October 25, 2011
Gunnison Flow Study: Success, Next steps underway
October 14, 2013