Gauge Description:

Low: 800 - 2,000 cfs
Med: 2,000 - 4,000 cfs
High: 4,000 cfs and up

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
PAYETTE RIVER NR HORSESHOE BEND ID
usgs-13247500 4000 - 12000 cfs III+ 00h57m ~ 8790 cfs (running)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
800 -2000 cfs barely runnable-perfect runnable III+ gauge is important or has warning
2000 -4000 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable III+ gauge is important or has warning
4000 -12000 cfs perfect runnable-high runnable III+ gauge is important or has warning

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
2y290d18h27m /Payette-Payette - Main [ID] Main Payette 4000 cfs Thomas O'Keefe
2y334d18h27m @Payette 1. Upper Main - Banks to Beehive Bend [ID] Main Payette 7500 cfs Thomas O'Keefe
4y293d20h27m /Payette-Payette - Main [ID] Banks Access a good level Thomas O'Keefe
6y358d12h11m /Payette-Payette - Main [ID] Great big water level! 12000 cfs Bill Hunt
> 10 years Payette [ID] New Years Day 2005, Main Payette! 3 Mike Harmon
> 10 years Payette [ID] Bennett's Rock 2,600 Gary Wilson
> 10 years Payette [ID] Troy (9) takes on Bennetts Rock - Payette 2,600 Gary Wilson
> 10 years Payette [ID] Bennett's Rock - Payette 3750 Gary Wilson