Gauge Description:

Note: The flow range for this run used to be listed as 800-1200, but several people have run it at 1800-2000 cfs and did not find it significantly harder than class III.The old range was based on the "20% of the Methow at Pateros" rather than the Chewuch gauge.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
CHEWUCH RIVER AT WINTHROP, WA
usgs-12448000 800 - 2000 cfs II-III 00h51m 499 cfs (too low)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
800 -2000 cfs barely runnable-high runnable II-III gauge is important or has warning The maximum used to be listed as 1200, but that was for a different gauge estimate. This is still class III at 2000 cfs.

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
4y37d18h21m @Chewuch 2. Camp Four to Five Mile Bridge (The Middle) [WA] Chewuch River 1220 cfs Thomas O'Keefe
7y41d14h21m @Chewuch 2. Camp Four to Five Mile Bridge (The Middle) [WA] Chewuch River 1850 cfs Thomas O'Keefe