Yampa - 01. Yampa River Park to Transit Center

Yampa, Colorado, US


01. Yampa River Park to Transit Center (Steamboat Town)

Usual Difficulty III (for normal flows)
Length 3 Miles
Avg. Gradient 23 fpm

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-09239500 700 - 5000 cfs III 63d01h18m 73.9 cfs (too low)

River Description

Data from Pat Tierney, Adrift Adventures, Ft. Collins, CO
Latitude / Longitude data very approximate
StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2011-05-12 17:28:31


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

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August 26 2011 (2706 days ago)
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Didn't encounter anything above class 2 on the Steamboat town run. Nice run, with most rapids
created by large rocks placed to augment stream complexity for both fishing and boating.

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
  • Yampa River (CO)
    AW is working to preserve the free-flowing character of the Yampa River, while multiple interests set their sights on the Yampa as a new source for clean, high quality water supplies for Oil and Gas d