Gauge Description:

Above 12,000 cfs the river moves up to class IV particularly Lunch Counter; and 3 Oar Deal becomes a dangerous class V hole, avoidable on the right. The river has been run up to 38,000.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
SNAKE RIVER AB RESERVOIR NR ALPINE WY
usgs-13022500 13000 - 20000 cfs III 00h47m ~ 1510 cfs (running)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
1800 -13000 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable III gauge is important or has warning
13000 -20000 cfs perfect runnable-high runnable IV gauge is important or has warning Stay right of Three Oar Deal above 12,000.

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
Snake [WY] Get me some n/a Evan Ross
Snake [WY] Snake! n/a Matt Muir
1y199d00h16m /Snake-West Table Dock to Sheep Gulch (Alpine Canyon) [WY] Snake River Alpine Canyon 5670 cfs Thomas O'Keefe
8y162d04h42m /Snake-West Table Dock to Sheep Gulch (Alpine Canyon) [WY] Pretty nice 0 cfs Eric Rudolph
8y162d04h58m /Snake-West Table Dock to Sheep Gulch (Alpine Canyon) [WY] High Side! 0 cfs Eric Rudolph
8y162d04h58m /Snake-West Table Dock to Sheep Gulch (Alpine Canyon) [WY] This boat is too big 0 cfs Eric Rudolph
8y162d04h58m /Snake-West Table Dock to Sheep Gulch (Alpine Canyon) [WY] The wetter the better 0 cfs Eric Rudolph
> 10 years Snake [WY] Sheep Gulch Boat Ramp 5500 cfs Thomas O'Keefe
> 10 years Snake [WY] Lunch Counter... n/a Brian Mattingly
> 10 years Snake [WY] The Messy wave below 10,000? Stephen Strange