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Gauge Information

We have no additional information about how various flows affect runnability (or playability) of 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
RIO GRANDE BLW TAOS JUNCTION BRIDGE NEAR TAOS, NM
usgs-08276500 600 - 5000 cfs III-IV 00h32m 435 cfs (too low)

RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
600 -5000 cfs barely runnable-high runnable III-IV Upper limit for best boatability uncertain. Please help your fellow boaters with a comment or report.

Report - Reports of Rio Grande 05. John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge (Lower Taos Box) and related gauges

Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.

Reports

When River/Gauge Subject Level Reporter
1y52d18h01m /Rio Grande-5-John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge (Lower Taos Box) [NM] Rio Grande in Fall 245 cfs Thomas O'Keefe
3y221d13h46m /Rio Grande-5-John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge (Lower Taos Box) [NM] Lower Box overlook n/a Mark McKinstry
7y192d13h47m /Rio Grande-5-John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge (Lower Taos Box) [NM] Boney rapid at 500cfs 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y192d13h49m /Rio Grande-5-John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge (Lower Taos Box) [NM] Lower Box Rapid 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y192d13h50m /Rio Grande-5-John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge (Lower Taos Box) [NM] Lower Box, typical scenery 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y192d13h51m /Rio Grande-5-John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge (Lower Taos Box) [NM] Lower Box Rapid 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
7y192d13h52m /Rio Grande-5-John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge (Lower Taos Box) [NM] Lower Box rapid 500 cfs Mark McKinstry
> 10 years Rio Grande [NM] Lower Taos Box low Brian Adkins
> 10 years Rio Grande [NM] powerline at high water 4500 cfs curtis verploegh