The maximum level for running Ohiopyle Falls is 1.8'. The Corps of Engineers does what it can to keep the river at a sane level for Race Day.
The above gage is the virtual Ohiopyle Gage, based on some old data butt probably quite reliable. It's based on the Confluence gage (minimum: 1.8'; max: 2.1'). You can get the official Ohiopyle level from the USACE gage.
|Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle, PA|
|usgs-03081500||1.20 - 1.80 ft||IV||01h09m||5.42 ft (too high)|
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