Gauge Description:

http://www.phateye.com/rivers/index.asp?MODE=1&S=CO&SN=Colorado#SouthPlatte

Phateye has the gauge listed in the South Platte section.
The Upper SSV is about 1/3 of the flow shown in the SSV reading.
A minimum is probably 300 cfs in the lower run, optimal is probably 400 cfs or higher in the lower run.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
SOUTH SAINT VRAIN NEAR WARD
codwr-SSVWARCO0 100 - 300 cfs V+ 01h11m ~ 141 cfs (running)
gauge class Actual flow range unknown. If you know the boatable flow range please post a comment below.

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
100 - 300 cfs barely runnable-high runnable V+ gauge is important or has warning Actual flow range unknown. If you know the boatable flow range please post a comment below.

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
Saint Vrain Creek, South [CO] Upper South Saint Vrain Map n/a Brian Adkins
> 10 years Saint Vrain Creek, South [CO] SSV gorge way to low Brian Adkins