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Gauge Information

Gauge Description:

Low: 300 - 1,000 cfs
Med: 1,000 - 2,200 cfs
High: 2,200 cfs and up

 

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
ARKANSAS RIVER BELOW GRANITE, CO
usgs-07087050 300 - 3500 cfs III-IV 01h07m 154 cfs (too low)
Gauge (546 sq.mi.drainage) lies very near the put-in of this run, so should quite reliably reflect actual flow in run.
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
300 -1000 cfs barely runnable-med runnable III-IV
1000 -2200 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable IV
2200 -3500 cfs a bit pushy runnable-high runnable IV+
ARKANSAS RIVER NEAR NATHROP, CO
usgs-07091200 200 - 3500 cfs IV 01h07m 250 cfs (running)
Gauge (1055 sq.mi.drainage) is far downstream of this reach, thus overstates flow.
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
200 -3500 cfs barely runnable-high runnable IV

Report - Reports of Arkansas 02. The Numbers 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
Arkansas [CO] (RM) Attention Boaters Sign 960 Robert Maxwell
Arkansas [CO] One and 1/2 Wave 3000cfs - high Brian Adkins
Arkansas [CO] Number 5 800 cfs Matt Muir
Arkansas [CO] Numbers Put-in n/a Thomas O'Keefe
Arkansas [CO] The Numbers n/a Mark Blakemore
4y65d23h30m /Arkansas-C. Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch [CO] #5 ~ 2300 cfs n/a ppodgorski
4y65d23h35m /Arkansas-C. Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch [CO] #4 around 2300 cfs n/a ppodgorski
4y65d23h40m /Arkansas-C. Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch [CO] #4 around 2300 cfs n/a ppodgorski
4y65d23h46m /Arkansas-C. Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch [CO] looking upstream at runout of #4 n/a ppodgorski
4y65d23h51m /Arkansas-C. Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch [CO] looking downstream at #5 n/a ppodgorski
4y65d23h54m /Arkansas-C. Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch [CO] #4 around 2300 cfs n/a ppodgorski
4y65d23h54m /Arkansas-C. Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch [CO] #4 around 3500 cfs n/a ppodgorski
> 10 years /Arkansas-C. Numbers Launch to Railroad Bridge Launch [CO] Justin Gilbert at Number 5 800 cfs sammer elias
> 10 years Arkansas [CO] low numbers... lowish? Brian Mattingly
> 10 years Arkansas [CO] #5 800 Sam Baudoux
> 10 years Arkansas [CO] Railroad Bridge Take-out n/a Thomas O'Keefe