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River Name/Section Class Level running? Updated
Battle Creek [ID] Headwaters to Owyhee River II-III n/a

Bear Valley Creek [ID] Fir Creek Campground to Middle Fork Salmon confluence II-III n/a

Bear [ID] 1 - Grace Dam Bridge to Grace Powerhouse IV(V) n/a

Bear [ID] 2 - Grace Powerhouse to the Oneida Reservoir I n/a

Bear [ID] 3 - Oneida Powerhouse to ID-36 I-II 966 cfs
-4 cfs/hr
R1-
Lower Runnable
01h08m
Big Bear [ID] Highway 8 Bridge (West of Deary) to Kendrick High School IV-V 9 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L2-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Big Creek (Tributary of Middle Fork Salmon River) [ID] Big Creek Airstrip to Cache Bar, Middle Fork of Salmon III-IV n/a

Big Creek (Tributary of St. Joe River) [ID] Along Road plus Hike to MF put in III-IV 703 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
01h23m
Big Lost, E. Fork [ID] Headwaters 12.9 mi to Star Hope Creek, 14.2 mi to Forks II-III n/a

Big Sand Creek [ID] Swamp Creek Trail to White Sand Creek V n/a

Bitch Creek [ID] Coyote Meadows to Highway 32 Bridge III-IV n/a

Bitch Creek [ID] Highway 32 Bridge (near Wyoming line) to Teton River IV(V) 839 cfs
+ 6 cfs/hr
L0-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Blackfoot [ID] Blackfoot Dam to Cutthroat Creek Campground II n/a

Blackfoot [ID] Cutthroat Trout Campground to Trail Creek Bridge II n/a

Blackfoot [ID] Trail Creek Bridge to Cedar Creek (near Aldridge) IV-V 825 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R4-
Runnable
19h52m
Boise, N. Fork [ID] Barber Flat to confluence with Boise River at Troutdale III-IV 973 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h23m
Boise, S. Fork [ID] 1. Anderson Ranch Dam to Danskin Bridge I-II(III) 1670 cfs
-10 cfs/hr
R5-
Runnable
01h38m
Boise, S. Fork [ID] 2. Danskin Bridge to Neal Bridge (near Arrowrock Reservoir) III-IV 1670 cfs
-10 cfs/hr
R1-
Lower Runnable
01h38m
Boise [ID] Downtown Boise I-III 1490 cfs
+ 10 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Boise [ID] Troutdale Campground to Badger Creek Campground II 973 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h23m
Boise [ID] Troutdale to Willow Creek Campground I-III 973 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h23m
Boulder Creek [ID] Gorge IV-V 188 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L0-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Boundary Creek [ID] Near Canadian border to Road 2450 V 33 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L2-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Bruneau, E. Fork [ID] Winter Camp to Roberson Trail IV-V n/a

Bruneau, W. Fork [ID] Below Rowland, NV to Indian Hot Springs IV-V 303 cfs
+ 4 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Bruneau [ID] Indian Hot Springs to 8 miles South of Bruneau II-IV 303 cfs
+ 4 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Brushy Fork (Lochsa trib) [ID] Off Elk Meadows Road to Crooked Creek (HWY 12) II-IV(V) n/a

Camas Creek (M.F.Salmon trib) [ID] Duck Creek to confluence with M.F. Salmon V n/a

Camas Creek (Snake trib) [ID] Blaine Bridge to Moonstone Landing I-III n/a

Clearwater, Little North Fork [ID] Headwaters to Reservoir II-IV(V) 252 cfs
-2 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h10m
Clearwater, Middle Fork [ID] Lowell to Kooskia I-II n/a

Clearwater, N. Fork [ID] Headwaters to Kelly Creek (Kelly Forks Campground) III-V 1260 cfs
-10 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Clearwater, N. Fork [ID] Orogrande Creek to Aquarius Campground III-V 1260 cfs
-10 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Clearwater, S. Fork [ID] Bully Creek to Highway 13 IV 206 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Clearwater, S. Fork [ID] Hanging Rock to Cougar Creek Trailhead IV-V 206 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Clearwater [ID] Kooskia to Snake River I-III n/a

Coeur d'Alene, Big North Fork [ID] Jordan Camp to Teepee Creek II+(III) 120 cfs
-2 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Coeur d'Alene, Little North Fork [ID] Laverne Creek to Coeur d'Alene River II-III 318 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L0-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Coeur d'Alene, North Fork [ID] Babins Jct to Little North Fork I(II) 318 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Coeur d'Alene, North Fork [ID] Teepee Creek to Prichard II 120 cfs
-2 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Coeur d'Alene, South Fork [ID] Mullan to Wallace III-IV 120 cfs
+ 1 cfs/hr
L5-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Coeur d'Alene [ID] Bumblebee Bridge to Cataldo I 318 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Colt Killed Creek (White Sand Creek) [ID] 1. Big Flat Creek to Colt Killed Creek Trailhead IV-V n/a

Colt Killed Creek (White Sand Creek) [ID] 2. Colt Killed Creek Trailhead to Lochsa River III-IV n/a

Cow Creek [ID] Above Smith Creek IV-V n/a

Crooked Fork (Lochsa trib) [ID] Hopeful Creek to Lochsa River III-V n/a

Deadwood [ID] 1. Deadwood Reservoir to End of the Road IV-V 395 cfs
-2 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Deadwood [ID] 2. End of the Road to S. Fork Payette River III-IV 395 cfs
-2 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Deep Creek [ID] Mudflat Road to Rickard Crossing, Owyhee River I-II n/a

Falls [ID] 1. Cave Falls Campground, WY, to Concrete CCC Bridge III 403 cfs
+ 18 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Falls [ID] 2. Concrete CCC Bridge to Kirkham Bridge III-IV n/a
H9-
Above Recom.
18h33m
Fish Creek [ID] Forest Service Road to Lochsa River IV 2.34 ft
0.00 ft/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Floodwood Creek [ID] Bridge to Reservoir III-IV n/a

Grimes Creek [ID] 4 miles upstream of Highway 21 to Mores Creek confluence II-III n/a

Hard Creek [ID] Point upstream to Hazard Creek confluence IV-V n/a

Hazard Creek [ID] Hard Creek to Little Salmon confluence III-IV n/a

Henrys Fork [ID] Big Springs to A-2 bridge near Island Park Reservoir I-III n/a

Henrys Fork [ID] Box Canyon to Last Chance II 930 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Henrys Fork [ID] Hatchery Ford to above Upper Mesa Falls II-V 1630 cfs
+ 30 cfs/hr
R2-
Lower Runnable
00h38m
Henrys Fork [ID] Lower Mesa Falls V 1630 cfs
+ 30 cfs/hr
R2-
Lower Runnable
00h38m
Henrys Fork [ID] Lower Mesa Falls to Warm River II+ 1630 cfs
+ 30 cfs/hr
R2-
Lower Runnable
00h38m
Henrys Fork [ID] Riverside Campground to Hatchery Ford Road III n/a

Jarbidge [ID] Murphy Hot Springs to Bruneau River (Indian Hot Springs) II-V 303 cfs
+ 4 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Johnson Creek [ID] Headwaters to Halfway Creek, 31.1 mi to Ice Hole Campground IV-V+ 284 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Johnson Creek [ID] Yellow Pine airport to Johnson Creek gauge II(III) 284 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Kelly Creek [ID] Clayton Creek to Kelly Forks Campground III-IV n/a

Kootenai [ID] Leonia (at MT border) to pipeline near Bonners Ferry II n/a

Lightning Creek [ID] 1. East Fork to town of Clark Fork III+ n/a

Lion Creek [ID] To Priest Lake V 33 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L0-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Little Owyhee [ID] To South Fork Owyhee I n/a

Little Potlatch River [ID] Headwaters to Potlatch River IV-V 9 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L0-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Little Salmon [ID] 1. One mile down from Smokey Boulder Road to Hazard Creek III-V 3.07 ft
-0.01 ft/hr
L6-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Little Salmon [ID] 2. Hazard Creek to Salmon River at Riggins II-V 375 cfs
-4 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Little Wood [ID] Silver Creek 10 mi to Richfield, 60.4 mi to Big Wood R. II-III n/a

Lochsa [ID] 1 - Powell to White Pine (Indian Grave Creek) II-III 2.34 ft
0.00 ft/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h53m
Lochsa [ID] 2 - Indian Grave Creek to Wilderness Gateway Bridge IV 819 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h53m
Lochsa [ID] 3 - Wilderness Gateway bridge to Split Creek Pack Bridge III-IV 819 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Lochsa [ID] 4 - Split Creek Pack Bridge to Lowell (Selway) II-III+ 819 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h53m
Lolo Creek [ID] 1. Lolo Campground to Cottonwood Flats II+ n/a

Lolo Creek [ID] 2. Cottonwood Flats (near State Meadows) to Clearwater River IV+ 47 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L1-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Loon Creek [ID] Loon Creek Ranger Station to confluence with M. F. Salmon IV-V n/a

Malad (aka Big Wood) [ID] 1. Glendale Diversion to Richfield Diversion I-III n/a

Malad (aka Big Wood) [ID] 2. Hwy 75 to Little Wood R. I-III n/a

Malad (aka Big Wood) [ID] 3. Devil's Washbowl V+ 262 cfs
+ 8 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Malad (aka Big Wood) [ID] 4. Malad Dam to confluence with Snake River IV n/a

Marble Creek (Tributary of St. Joe River) [ID] Camp 3 to St. Joe Confluence III-IV 116 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
00h25m
Marsh Creek [ID] State Highway 21 to Middle Fork Salmon II-III n/a

Marys Creek [ID] to Sheep Creek (Bruneau Trib) III-IV n/a

Meadow Creek [ID] Roadless V n/a

Monumental Creek [ID] Upper Monumental Campground to Cache Bar (Middle Fork, Salmo... III-IV n/a

Moose Creek [ID] Dolph Creek to Selway River III-IV n/a

Mores Creek [ID] Big Gulch to Robie Creek II-III 79 cfs
-2 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
01h23m
Moyie [ID] Meadow Creek to Moyie Falls Dam III-IV 137 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Owyhee, N. Fork [ID] Off Mud Flat Road to Three Forks (OR) III-IV n/a

Owyhee, South Fork [ID] YP Ranch to East Fork II-III+ n/a

Owyhee [ID] 1. Duck Valley Indian Res. to Crutcher's Crossing III-IV(V+) 43 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Owyhee [ID] 2. Crutcher's Crossing to Three Forks II-III+(V) 43 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Pack [ID] 1) Upper: Grottos V+ 43 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L0-
Below Recom.
01h23m
Pack [ID] 2) Upper: The Slides III-IV+(V) 43 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L0-
Below Recom.
01h23m
Pack [ID] 3) Upper: Gorgette IV-V 43 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L3-
Below Recom.
01h23m
Pack [ID] 4) W. Branch Pack River to Edna & Buck's Tavern I-III n/a

Pack [ID] 5) Edna & Buck's Tavern to Route 95 II n/a

Panther Creek [ID] 1. Trapper Flat to Birch Creek III-V n/a

Panther Creek [ID] 2. Clear Creek to Main Salmon confluence III n/a

Payette, Middle Fork [ID] 1. West Fork Bridge to upstream of Trail Creek IV 203 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Payette, Middle Fork [ID] 2. Nozzle Section II-IV 203 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Payette, N. Fork [ID] 1. Upper Payette Lake to Big Payette Lake II-IV n/a

Payette, N. Fork [ID] 2. Below McCall to Hartsell Bridge above Cascade Reservoir II-III 52 cfs
-1 cfs/hr
L1-
Below Recom.
00h23m
Payette, N. Fork [ID] 3. The Cabarton Run II-III 1500 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R2-
Lower Runnable
19h52m
Payette, N. Fork [ID] 4. Smiths Ferry to Banks V 1540 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R4-
Runnable
00h53m
Payette, S. Fork [ID] 1 - Grandjean to Deadwood II-IV 1010 cfs
+ 10 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h23m
Payette, S. Fork [ID] 2 - Deadwood River to Danskin Station (The Canyon) III-IV 1405 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R1-
Lower Runnable
00h25m
Payette, S. Fork [ID] 3. Swirly Canyon II-III 1405 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R4-
Runnable
00h25m
Payette, S. Fork [ID] 4 - The Staircase Run IV 1970 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R4-
Runnable
00h25m
Payette [ID] 1. Upper Main - Banks to Beehive Bend III+ 3510 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R5-
Runnable
01h23m
Payette [ID] 2. Lower Main - Beehive Bend to Jet Boat Ramp II+(III) 3510 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R1-
Lower Runnable
01h23m
Payette [ID] 3. Main Payette - Gutter and Bladder Wave II+ 3510 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R1-
Lower Runnable
01h23m
Pine Creek (Tributary of South Fork of the Snake) [ID] Headwaters to S. Fork Snake River confluence II-IV n/a

Portneuf [ID] Diversion to Marsh Creek I-V n/a

Portneuf [ID] Johnny Creek to I-86 I-V n/a

Portneuf [ID] Lava Hot Springs to PVC diversion III-IV 247 cfs
+ 3 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h38m
Potlatch [ID] 1. Little Boulder Campground to Cedar Creek IV-V 9 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Potlatch [ID] 2. Frog Pond to Kendrick II-III 9 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Priest [ID] 1. Canadian Border to Road 1013 V+ n/a

Priest [ID] 2. W. Br. Upper Priest River to Priest River Town II-III 450 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h38m
Rapid Lightning Creek [ID] Near Sandpoint III-IV(V) n/a

Rapid [ID] Float Creek to confluence with Middle Fork Salmon IV n/a

Robinson Creek [ID] Yellowstone Nat. Park to Warm R. II-III n/a

Salmon, E. Fork of S. Fork [ID] 1 - Vibika Creek to Johnson Creek IV 284 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h53m
Salmon, E. Fork of S. Fork [ID] 2 - Flight Simulator (near Yellow Pine) to S.F.Salmon River III-V 284 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Salmon, Middle Fork [ID] 1 - Marsh Creek to Boundary Creek III-IV 1650 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R4-
Runnable
01h08m
Salmon, Middle Fork [ID] 2 - Boundary Creek (Dagger Falls) to Cache Bar (near Salmon ... III-IV 1650 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R4-
Runnable
01h08m
Salmon, S. Fork [ID] 1 - Goat Creek to footbridge at Poverty Flats Campground IV-V 2.45 ft
-0.01 ft/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Salmon, S. Fork [ID] 2 - Poverty Flats Campground to East Fork of South Fork II-V 304 cfs
-3 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h08m
Salmon, S. Fork [ID] 3 - East Fork of South Fork to Salmon River IV-V 2.45 ft
-0.01 ft/hr
R4-
Runnable
01h08m
Salmon, Yankee Fork [ID] Upper road end 11.2 mi to Jordan Creek, 15.6 mi to Salmon R. IV-V 210 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L3-
Below Recom.
00h38m
Salmon [ID] 1 - Hellroaring Creek to Redfish Lake Creek II-III n/a

Salmon [ID] 2 - Stanley to Old Sunbeam Dam III-IV 1560 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h08m
Salmon [ID] 3 - Sunbeam Dam to Holman Creek II-III+ 1560 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R4-
Runnable
01h08m
Salmon [ID] 4 - E. Fork of Salmon to Town of North Fork II 2180 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R1-
Lower Runnable
00h53m
Salmon [ID] 5 - North Fork to Middle Fork III 2180 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R1-
Lower Runnable
00h53m
Salmon [ID] 6 - Corn Creek to Vinegar Creek (The Main) III-IV 9330 cfs
+ 20 cfs/hr
R2-
Lower Runnable
01h08m
Salmon [ID] 7 - Vinegar Creek to Riggins III-IV 9330 cfs
+ 20 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h08m
Salmon [ID] 8 - Riggins to White Bird III 9330 cfs
+ 20 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h08m
Salmon [ID] 9 - Hammer Creek to Snake River confluence (Lower Gorge) II-IV 9330 cfs
+ 20 cfs/hr
R1-
Lower Runnable
01h08m
Secesh [ID] Loon Creek to Lick Creek, 4.6 mi to S. Fork Salmon R. IV-V 304 cfs
-3 cfs/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
01h08m
Selway [ID] 1 - Paradise to Selway Falls IV 1030 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h53m
Selway [ID] 2 - Selway Falls to Clearwater River II-III 1030 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
00h53m
Sheep Creek (Bruneau trib) [ID] Simplot Ranch Bridge to Bruneau River II-V+ n/a

Sheep Creek (MF Boise trib) [ID] Last half mile before Middle Fork Boise River III-IV n/a

Skull Creek [ID] to NF Clearwater IV n/a

Slate Creek (Tributary of St. Joe River) [ID] Old Miner's Cabin (Fritz Creek) to St. Joe Confluence IV-V n/a

Smith Creek [ID] Smith Creek Bridge to above Smith Creek Falls IV-V+ n/a

Smith Creek [ID] Upper IV-V 33 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L5-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Snake [ID] A) Palisades Dam to Launch Site East of Poplar (Swan Valley) II n/a

Snake [ID] B) American Falls Dam to Walcott Reservoir I-III n/a

Snake [ID] C) Milner Dam to Milner Power Plant (Milner Mile) V+ 0 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L0-
Below Recom.
01h23m
Snake [ID] D) Milner Power Plant to Star Falls (Cauldron Linn) I(II) 0 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
01h25m
Snake [ID] E) Murtaugh Bridge to Twin Falls Reservoir - (The Murtaugh) III-IV 5000 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R4-
Runnable
19h52m
Snake [ID] F) Crystal Springs to Upper Salmon Falls Res. I-III n/a

Snake [ID] G) Lower Salmon Falls Dam to Bliss Reservoir II-III n/a

Snake [ID] H) Swan Falls Dam to Walters Ferry (Birds of Prey) I(II) n/a

Snake [ID] I) Hells Canyon Dam to Pittsburg Landing III-IV 14300 cfs
+ 100 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h23m
Snake [ID] J) Pittsburg Landing (or Salmon) to Heller Bar II 14300 cfs
+ 100 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h23m
Snake [ID] K. Heller Bar to Clearwater (Lewiston/Clarkston) I-II 14300 cfs
+ 100 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h23m
Spokane [ID] Post Falls Dam to State Line III+ 1570 cfs
-10 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h08m
St. Joe, N. Fork [ID] 1. Loop Creek to St. Joe Confluence III n/a

St. Joe [ID] 1. Upper: Heller Creek to Spruce Tree Campground III-IV 1.76 ft
0.00 ft/hr
L8-
Below Recom.
00h53m
St. Joe [ID] 2. Spruce Tree Camp to Gold Creek III 703 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L9-
Below Recom.
01h23m
St. Joe [ID] 3. Tumbledown: Conrad Crossing to Bluff Creek III-IV 703 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
01h23m
St. Joe [ID] 4. Skookum Canyon: Turner Creek to Packsaddle III-IV 703 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R0-
Lower Runnable
01h23m
St. Maries [ID] Mashburn to St. Joe River II-III 76 cfs
0 cfs/hr
L7-
Below Recom.
01h38m
Teton [ID] Highway 33 Bridge to Spring Hollow (South of France) IV-V 751 cfs
0 cfs/hr
R2-
Lower Runnable
00h23m
Teton [ID] Teton Dam site to Teton Forks II-III n/a

Warm [ID] Twisted Draw to Warm River Campground IV-V+ n/a

Weiser [ID] Midvale to Galloway Diversion Dam II-III 206 cfs
-4 cfs/hr
L5-
Below Recom.
00h53m
Weitas Creek [ID] Upper Weitas Pack Bridge to NF Clearwater II(IV) n/a

Wildhorse [ID] Bear Creek Bridge to Snake River confluence III-IV n/a

Wilson [ID] Near Interstate 84 to near Wilson Lake Reservoir III n/a