Gauge Description:

No gage. Oregon Kayaking recommends using the Little North Santiam as a guide. They figure it should be running about 2000 cfs.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
LITTLE NORTH SANTIAM RIVER NEAR MEHAMA, OR
usgs-14182500 2000 - 5000 cfs V 00h22m 55.9 cfs (too low)
2000 cfs is minimum, has been run as high as 5000 cfs, which was reported as medium/high
gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
2000 -5000 cfs barely runnable-high runnable V gauge is important or has warning 5000 is the max this stream has been run, it could likely be done higher.

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
Elkhorn Creek @to confluence with Little North Santiam [OR] Account of 06/11/19 n/a Jacob Cruser