Gauge Description:

The gauge is about 60 miles downstream of this run.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
M F Flathead River near West Glacier MT
usgs-12358500 1000 - 20000 cfs I-IV 00h28m 571 cfs (too low)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
1000 -20000 cfs barely runnable-high runnable I-IV gauge is important or has warning Flow range for best boatability uncertain. Please help your fellow boaters with a comment or report.

Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.

When River/Gauge Subject Level Reporter
Flathead, Middle Fork @1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Account of 08/06/19 n/a Lisa Ronald
Flathead, Middle Fork @1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Bob Marshall view n/a Lisa Ronald
Flathead, Middle Fork @1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Account of 08/06/19 n/a Lisa Ronald
Flathead, Middle Fork @1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Account of 08/06/19 n/a Lisa Ronald
Flathead, Middle Fork @1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Account of 08/06/19 n/a Lisa Ronald
Flathead, Middle Fork @1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Account of 08/06/19 n/a Lisa Ronald
Flathead, Middle Fork @1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Account of 08/06/19 n/a Lisa Ronald
Middle Fork Flathead (from Schaffer Meadows) [MT] Spruce Park low water Low Brian French
Flathead, Middle Fork [MT] Loaded up for Schaffers Meadow n/a Joe Vesey
Flathead, Middle Fork [MT] Rob on the ledge drop n/a Whitewater Heroes LLC
Bear Creek [MT] Bear Creek Close-up n/a Stream Boy
Flathead, Middle Fork [MT] MF Flathead n/a Matt Muir
2y92d11h26m /Flathead, Middle Fork-1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] MF Flathead, 6/2017 n/a Mark McKinstry
3y117d23h14m /Flathead, Middle Fork-1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Packrafting the Flathead n/a Paulzz
5y187d06h30m /Flathead, Middle Fork-1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Schafer to Essex 8000 cfs JASON GRAS
5y195d06h11m /Flathead, Middle Fork-1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Three Forks 8100 cfs JASON GRAS
5y196d05h36m /Flathead, Middle Fork-1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Middle Spruce Park 7000 cfs JASON GRAS
5y196d08h41m /Flathead, Middle Fork-1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Lower Spruce Park 7000 cfs JASON GRAS
5y196d09h11m /Flathead, Middle Fork-1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Upper Spruce Park 7000 cfs JASON GRAS
5y197d05h47m /Flathead, Middle Fork-1. Schafer Meadows to Bear Creek [MT] Cye Creek not on map 7800 cfs JASON GRAS