Fish Creek - Forest Service Road to Lochsa River

Fish Creek, Idaho, US


Forest Service Road to Lochsa River

Usual Difficulty IV (for normal flows)
Length 1.5 Miles
Avg. Gradient 160 fpm
Max Gradient 180 fpm

Under the Bridge on Fish Creek

Under the Bridge on Fish Creek
Photo of ? by David Schroeder taken 2000

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-13337000 2.50 - 10.00 ft IV 23d00h57m 2.44 ft (too low)

River Description

Idaho Whitewater by Greg Moore and Don McClaran (Class VI, 1989); Idaho: the Whitewater State by Grant Amaral (Watershed, 1990).
StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2002-05-29 06:46:41


Rapid Descriptions

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User Comments

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August 11 2006 (4547 days ago)
Chris GormanDetails
Drive or Hike up the road from the lochsa...Putin below the fish wier...running it would be sure
death....There is a good run above is a hike up. Watch out for the falls about a mile up
July 24 2002 (6026 days ago)
Gordon DaltonDetails
There is also a government gauge on Fish Creek. It is just above the Fish/Lochsa confluence on the
left side of Fish Ck. I ran it at 3.5' on this gauge and there was enough water.