We have no additional information about how various flows affect ability to run or play on this section of river. If you can provide additional information, please either directly contact the StreamTeam member for this reach, or add a 'comment' or a 'report' with your information to help out your fellow boaters.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
MIDDLE BRANCH ESCANABA RIVER AT HUMBOLDT, MI
usgs-04057800 100 - 600 cfs II-IV 01h27m ~ 24.3 cfs (too low)
gauge class Almost certainly too low for adequate depth in gradient areas.
Reference gauge (M.Br.Escanaba, 46 sq.mi.) *may* slightly overstate flow here (drainage ~40 sq.mi.). Correlation not assured.
gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
0 - 75 cfs extremely Low-somewhat Low II-IV gauge is important or has warning Almost certainly too low for adequate depth in gradient areas.
75 - 100 cfs somewhat Low-barely Low II-IV gauge is important or has warning Possible E.L.F. (Extreme Low Flow) level? (We need your input to refine flow ranges and runnability/difficulty rating. Add a comment or report!)
100 - 200 cfs barely runnable-med runnable II-IV gauge is important or has warning Likely low-boatable? (Maybe too low?) (We need your input to refine flow ranges and runnability/difficulty rating. Add a comment or report!)
200 - 300 cfs barely runnable-med runnable II-IV gauge is important or has warning Likely low-moderate flows? (We need your input to refine flow ranges and runnability/difficulty rating. Add a comment or report!)
300 - 400 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable II-IV gauge is important or has warning Likely moderate flow. (We need your input to refine flow ranges and runnability/difficulty rating. Add a comment or report!)
400 - 500 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable II-IV gauge is important or has warning Likely moderately high flow. (We need your input to refine flow ranges and runnability/difficulty rating. Add a comment or report!)
500 - 600 cfs a bit pushy runnable-high runnable II-IV gauge is important or has warning Likely high flow (pushy for this narrow twisty stretch)! (We need your input to refine flow ranges and runnability/difficulty rating. Add a comment or report!)
600 - 800 cfs somewhat High-somewhat High II-IV gauge is important or has warning Likely unusually high and very pushy. Caution is urged. (We need your input to refine flow ranges and runnability/difficulty rating. Add a comment or report!)
800 -5000 cfs somewhat High-extremely High II-IV gauge is important or has warning Likely dangerously high flow for a narrow twisting stream. (We need your input to refine flow ranges and runnability/difficulty rating. Add a comment or report

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