Uncompahgre River - 02. Ouray to KOA campground

Uncompahgre River, Colorado, US


02. Ouray to KOA campground (Tuffys Corner)

Usual Difficulty III-V+ (for normal flows)
Length 2.2 Miles
Avg. Gradient 160 fpm
Max Gradient 200 fpm

Turning the corner

Turning the corner
Photo by Jeremy Bailey taken 06/26/14

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-09146020 500 - 2500 cfs III-V+ 00h46m 24.4 cfs (too low)

River Description

Rivers of the Southwest, F.Anderson
StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2014-07-07 20:09:48


Rapid Descriptions

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June 27 2014 (1599 days ago)
Matthew Haughee (154977)

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Associated Projects

  • Forest Planning (CO)
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