Paria - 01. Highway bridge to Lee's Ferry

Paria, Arizona, US


01. Highway bridge to Lee's Ferry

Usual Difficulty III-V (for normal flows)
Length 46 Miles

Paria River? well a river with no water

Paria River? well a river with no water

River Description

The desert tributary that joins the Colorado River at Lee's Ferry and can be paddled after rare heavy rain events.

Check out the AW Archives for an article from Sept/Oct 1995.

StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2017-07-15 03:26:18

Canyon View

Detail Trip Report  Canyon View  Paria River, AZ(575.95KB .jpeg)

Paria River? well a river with no water

Detail Trip Report  Paria River? well a river with no water  Paria River, AZ(153.52KB .jpeg)

Gauge Information

Gauge Description:

Look for floods.

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Paria River [AZ] Paria River? well a river with no water n/a boof or die



User Comments

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November 19 2007 (3776 days ago)
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I just spent a week hiking down the Paria. It looked very possible to creek it if you could catch
the water levels right. I hiked in through Buckskin Gulch, no way to take a kayak in that way. I
don't know what it looks like if you go in through White House. The upper part of the canyon would
not have much in the way of rapids and would be extremely dangerous if rain was a possibility. The
flash floods are deadly. The lower part of the canyon opens up more and has some areas that would
make for some good creek boating. I will be posting a lot of photos from my trip to my Flickr
account, look for Paria Canyon and Boilerblues.

Rapid Descriptions

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 01. Highway bridge to Lee's Ferry, Paria Arizona, US (mobile)