Gauge Description:

It is floatable at flows as low as 400 cfs,
optimal at 1000 - 3000 (III-IV),
risky above 3000 (IV+).

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
NORTH PLATTE RIVER NEAR NORTHGATE, CO
usgs-06620000 400 - 3000 cfs I-III 03h49m 1090 cfs (running)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
400 -3000 cfs barely runnable-high runnable I-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
North Platte [WY] Scared 1200 William Schuster
3y13d18h47m /North Platte-State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Narrow Falls @ ~1000cfs n/a Kirsten Frickle
7y37d22h02m @North Platte 1- State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] North Platte below 6-mile fishing 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y37d22h02m @North Platte 1- State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Chama and scenery below 6-mile and above Pickeroon 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y37d22h11m @North Platte 1- State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Stovepipe Rapid at 500 cfs 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y37d22h34m @North Platte 1- State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Northgate Canyon above NArrow Falls 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y37d22h36m @North Platte 1- State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Lower North Platte Downstream of 6 Mile. 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y38d22h32m @North Platte 1- State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Narrow Falls at 500cfs 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y38d22h39m @North Platte 1- State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Northgate Canyon 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y38d22h41m /North Platte-State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Narrow Falls at 500cfs 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
8y64d20h34m /North Platte-State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Narrow Falls 1800 cfs 153187
8y64d20h34m /North Platte-State line to French Creek (Lower Northgate Canyon) [WY] Dropping into Narrow Falls 1800 cfs 153187