We have no additional information about how various flows affect ability to run or play on this section of river. If you can provide additional information, please either directly contact the StreamTeam member for this reach, or add a 'comment' or a 'report' with your information to help out your fellow boaters.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
JAMES RIVER AT BUCHANAN, VA
usgs-02019500 500 - 25000 cfs I-II 03h56m 530 cfs (running)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
500 -1850 cfs barely runnable-med runnable I-II gauge is important or has warning
1850 -18500 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable I-II gauge is important or has warning
18500 -25000 cfs a bit pushy runnable-high runnable I-II gauge is important or has warning Best boatable flows uncertain. Help out by adding a comment or 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
[VA] roscoe & malory n/a John
9y104d13h45m @James 1.4. Buchanan to Arcadia [VA] James at 2.3 feet n/a Philip Young
9y104d13h46m @James 1.4. Buchanan to Arcadia [VA] James at 2.3 feet n/a Philip Young
9y104d13h46m @James 1.4. Buchanan to Arcadia [VA] James at 2.3 feet n/a Philip Young
9y264d04h25m @James 1.4. Buchanan to Arcadia [VA] Test run on the James n/a Hollins Outdoor Program
9y264d04h29m @James 1.4. Buchanan to Arcadia [VA] Account of 01/29/10 n/a Hollins Outdoor Program
9y354d08h40m @James 1.4. Buchanan to Arcadia Halloween on the James a good level Hollins Outdoor Program
9y354d08h40m @James 1.4. Buchanan to Arcadia Halloween on the James a good level Hollins Outdoor Program