Gauge Description:

Low: 700 - 1,000 cfs
Med: 1,000 - 1,500 cfs
High: 1,500 cfs and up

 

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
COLORADO RIVER NEAR KREMMLING, CO
usgs-09058000 700 - 2500 cfs IV-V 17h33m 1230 cfs (running)
gauge class Optimal flow range (Flows based on 2012 WFET Basin Report).

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
700 -2500 cfs barely runnable-high runnable IV-V gauge is important or has warning Flows based on 2012 WFET Basin Report.
750 -1050 cfs barely runnable-perfect runnable IV-V gauge is important or has warning Low-preferred range (Flows based on 2012 WFET Basin Report).
1050 -2000 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable IV-V gauge is important or has warning Optimal flow range (Flows based on 2012 WFET Basin Report).
2000 -2500 cfs a bit pushy runnable-high runnable IV-V gauge is important or has warning High-preferred range (Flows based on 2012 WFET Basin Report).

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
Colorado [CO] Flat Water 1200 William Schuster
Colorado [CO] Tunnel Falls race line (small) 950 cfs Brian Adkins
Colorado River [co] Brian running the sneak 1000 cfs Brian Adkins
Colorado River [Co] Matt in Tunnel 850 cfs Brian Adkins
Colorado [CO] Gore Rapid 1200 cfs Matt Muir
304d09h33m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Upper Colorado River 0 cfs Nathan Fey
304d09h33m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Account of 11/20/18 0 cfs Nathan Fey
1y125d07h16m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Account of 05/18/18 n/a Nathan Fey
4y248d08h49m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon Account of 01/16/15 0 cfs Nathan Fey
5y138d05h43m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Gore Falls 1000 cfs Mark McKinstry
5y138d05h44m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Lower Gore run 1000 cfs Mark McKinstry
5y138d05h45m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] sneak at Gore Falls 900 cfs Mark McKinstry
5y138d05h46m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] View Downstream of Gore Rapid 1000 cfs Mark McKinstry
5y138d05h47m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Kirschbaum Rapid 1000 cfs Mark McKinstry
5y138d05h50m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Upper Gore Falls 1000 cfs Mark McKinstry
8y168d13h02m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Account of 04/07/11 0 cfs Craig Phillips
8y168d13h02m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Gore Rapid crux 0 cfs Craig Phillips
8y307d01h31m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Account of 11/20/10 0 cfs Nathan Fey
9y157d10h42m /Colorado-2. Gore Canyon [CO] Upper Colorado River 1300 cfs Nathan Fey
> 10 years [CO] Account of 05/29/09 n/a n/a