Gauge Description:

Low 200 cfs, High 1000 cfs

As of September 2001 the USGS gauge is back on the web!!

Conversion from feet to cfs, from Julie Keller:
1.9   305   3.5   998   
2.0   330   4.0  1250   
2.2   403   4.5  1515   
2.5   526   5.0  1800   
2.7   618   6.0  2400   
3.0   770   7.0  3150 

USGS gauge at Tellico Plains also available at 1-900-288-8732.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
TELLICO RIVER AT TELLICO PLAINS, TN
usgs-03518500 1.30 - 4.00 ft II-III 00h40m 1.03 ft (too low)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
1.30 -4.00 ft barely runnable-high runnable II-III gauge is important or has warning

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
Tellico [TN] Bear Givhan goin deep at the bottom of Baby 2.0 ft Frank Stansberry
Tellico [TN] 11 yr. old Kincaid Wurl hucking the Baby. 1.30 Kathleen Burress
Tellico [TN] Back flippin' da Baby n/a Ken and Fran Strickland
4y318d16h17m /Tellico-1. Trout Hatchery to Bridge above Bald River [TN] Account of 12/31/14 0 cfs Lee Martin
6y225d09h55m /Tellico-1. Trout Hatchery to Bridge above Bald River [TN] 10' Big Drop Upper Tellico 400 cfs Matt Wells
8y318d05h28m /Tellico-1. Trout Hatchery to Bridge above Bald River [TN] Bald River Falls 0 cfs Joshua Haveman
> 10 years The Baby [TN] Account of 05/29/09 n/a 150499
> 10 years Tellico [TN] Friday afternoon fun medium-low John Alden
> 10 years Tellico [TN] Bridge Rapid 2.5 feet James Locke
> 10 years Tellico [TN] Spanking Baby Boone 1.8 Will White
> 10 years Tellico [TN] Too much fun! 2 ft. Terry Newlon