San Juan Mountains

Mountain Ranges & Summits


Peak State Elevation
Redcloud Peak Colorado 14034
Windom Peak Colorado 14082
Stewart Peak Colorado 13983
Palmyra Peak Colorado 13319
Mount Eolus Colorado 14083
Mount Sneffels Colorado 14150
Mount Wilson Colorado 14246
Wilson Peak Colorado 14017
Little Giant Peak Colorado 13416
King Solomon Mtn Colorado 13220
Gold Hill Colorado 12716
Wetterhorn Peak Colorado 14015
Rio Grande Pyramid Colorado 13821
Uncompahgre Peak Colorado 14309
Bald Mountain Colorado 11880
Sunshine Peak Colorado 14001
Handies Peak Colorado 14048
Sunlight Peak Colorado 14059
San Luis Peak Colorado 14014
El Diente Colorado 14159


Snowpack Levels

San Juan Mountains
Snow Sensor Snowpack (inches) SWE (inches) Elevation (ft)
SLUMGULLION -1.0 0.0 11440
WAGER GULCH 1.0 0.1 11100
CIMARRON 8NW HAM 0.0 0.0 7612
MONTROSE 7.3 ENE, CO 0.0 0.0 6936
GUNNISON COOP 0.0 0.0 7657
GUNNISON 3WSW 0.0 0.0 7612
VALLECITO 1.0 -0.2 10880
BAYFIELD 7N 0.0 0.0 7280
PAGOSA SPRINGS 5.8 SSE, CO 0.0 0.0 7247
BAYFIELD 6.2 N, CO 0.0 0.0 7441
PAGOSA SPRINGS 9.1 NNW, CO 0.0 0.0 8819
IGNACIO 6ESE 0.0 0.0 6555
PORPHYRY CREEK 0.0 0.2 10760
SARGENTS MESA 1.0 0.1 11530
PITKIN 1.1 SW, CO 0.0 0.0 9134
LONE CONE 2.0 0.0 9600
CASCADE 0.0 -0.3 8880
CASCADE #2 0.0 -0.3 8920
MINERAL CREEK -1.0 0.2 10040
MOLAS LAKE 1.0 0.4 10500
RED MOUNTAIN PASS -1.0 -0.1 11200
SPUD MOUNTAIN 0.0 -0.1 10660
STUMP LAKES 0.0 0.1 11200
SILVERTON 0.3 WSW, CO 0.0 0.0 9291
IDARADO 0.0 0.0 9800
COLONA 4NW 0.0 0.0 6345
MONTROSE 1.6 E, CO 0.0 0.0 5928
MONTROSE 6.3 WSW, CO 0.0 0.0 6270
MONTROSE 4.0 NW, CO 0.0 0.0 5741
OURAY .23 NNW, CO 0.0 0.0 7740
BLACK MESA 2.0 0.4 11580
EL DIENTE PEAK 1.0 0.0 10000
LIZARD HEAD PASS 0.0 -0.2 10200
SCOTCH CREEK 10.0 -0.2 9100
SHARKSTOOTH 0.0 0 10720
SLICK ROCK 1.3 N, CO 0.0 0.0 5466
BEARTOWN 1.0 0.0 11600
MIDDLE CREEK 0.0 0.1 11250
UPPER RIO GRANDE 0.0 0.0 9400
UPPER SAN JUAN 1.0 0.0 10200
WOLF CREEK SUMMIT -1.0 0.1 11000
CREEDE 0.2 WSW, CO 0.0 0.0 8917


Streamflow Conditions

San Juan Mountains
Streamgauge Streamflow (cfs) Gage Height (ft) Elevation (ft)
CIMARRON RIVER NEAR CIMARRON, CO. 32.4 1.35 8643.0
LAKE FORK AT GATEVIEW, CO. 122.0 1.68 7841.0
CIMARRON RIVER BL SQUAW CREEK, NR CIMARRON, CO. 92.2 8.21 6863.0
GUNNISON RIVER BELOW GUNNISON TUNNEL, CO. 371.0 2.0 6518.0
GUNNISON RIVER NEAR GUNNISON, CO. 285.0 1.15 7670.0
OHIO CREEK ABOVE MOUTH NR GUNNISON, CO 21.8 2.42 7770.0
SMITH FORK NEAR LAZEAR, CO. 0.02 2.65 5843.0
LAKE FORK BLW LAKE SAN CRISTOBAL NR LAKE CITY 46.1 4.32 9003.0
SAN JUAN RIVER NEAR ARCHULETA, NM 558.0 3.23 5665.0
LOS PINOS RIVER AT LA BOCA, CO. 6164.0
SPRING CREEK AT LA BOCA, CO. 6164.0
SAN JUAN RIVER NEAR CARRACAS, CO. 561.0 3.24 6084.0
NAVAJO RIVER BL OSO DIVERSION DAM NR CHROMO, CO. 46.60 1.27 7651.0
NAVAJO R AT BANDED PEAK RANCH, NEAR CHROMO, CO. 110.00 3.15 7952.0
LOS PINOS RIVER NEAR IGNACIO, CO 8.32 1.48 6651.0
RIO BLANCO BL BLANCO DIV DAM, NR PAGOSA SPS, CO. 22.20 1.23 7876.0
SAN JUAN RIVER AT PAGOSA SPRINGS, CO. 376.0 4.93 7061.0
EAST FORK SAN JUAN RIVER NR PAGOSA SPRINGS, CO. -888 3.61 7620.0
VALLECITO CREEK NEAR BAYFIELD, CO. 239.0 1.89 7925.0
COCHETOPA CREEK BELOW ROCK CREEK NR PARLIN, CO. 41.0 2.22 8479.0
TOMICHI CREEK AT SARGENTS, CO. 33.5 0.93 8418.0
TOMICHI CREEK AT GUNNISON, CO. 115.0 1.57 7637.0
SAN MIGUEL RIVER NEAR PLACERVILLE, CO. 213.0 4.59 7011.0
SAN MIGUEL RIVER AT BROOKS BRIDGE NEAR NUCLA CO 154.0 2.29 5572.0
SAN MIGUEL RIVER AT URAVAN, CO. 297.0 3.52 5005.0
SOUTH FORK SAN MIGUEL RIVER NEAR OPHIR 61.6 1.82 8502.0
ANIMAS RIVER AT FARMINGTON, NM 634.0 5.05 5278.0
ANIMAS RIVER BELOW AZTEC, NM 526.0 6.5 5560.0
ANIMAS RIVER NEAR CEDAR HILL, NM 789.0 5.33 5972.0
FLORIDA RIVER AT BONDAD, CO. 33.60 3.36 6015.0
SALT CREEK NEAR OXFORD, CO. -888.00 1.42 6484.0
ANIMAS RIVER AT DURANGO, CO. 539.0 2.88 6516.0
FLORIDA R BL FLOR FARMERS DITCH, NR DURANGO, CO. 20.60 1.91 7082.0
ANIMAS RIVER ABOVE TACOMA, CO. 493.0 3.72 7507.0
ANIMAS RIVER BELOW SILVERTON, CO 196.0 2.13 9203.0
MINERAL CREEK AT SILVERTON, CO 80.8 1.14 9242.0
ANIMAS RIVER AT SILVERTON, CO. 81.9 0.37 9305.0
CEMENT CREEK AT SILVERTON, CO 18.6 0.98 9471.0
ANIMAS RIVER AT HOWARDSVILLE, CO. 59.10 1.10 9629.0
ANIMAS RIVER BLW DURANGO PUMP PLANT NR DURANGO 562.0 3.86 6434.0
UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER NEAR OURAY, CO 102.0 1.14 7592.0
DALLAS CREEK NEAR RIDGWAY, CO. 59.3 3.11 6960.0
UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER NEAR RIDGWAY, CO. 136.0 2.35 6886.0
UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BELOW RIDGWAY RESERVOIR, CO 69.3 1.92 6659.0
UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER AT COLONA, CO. 118.0 3.8 6324.0
LOST CANYON CREEK NEAR DOLORES, C0. 0.0 1.44 7030.0
DOLORES RIVER AT DOLORES, CO. 294.0 2.99 6941.0
DOLORES RIVER BELOW RICO, CO. 131.0 2.27 8421.0
DOLORES RIVER NEAR SLICK ROCK, CO 19.2 3.56 5440.0
DOLORES RIVER AT BEDROCK, CO. 860.0 5.74 4954.0
DOLORES RIVER NEAR BEDROCK, CO. 1030.0 5.51 4913.0
SOUTH FORK RIO GRANDE AT SOUTH FORK, CO. 198.00 2.51 8229.0
RIO GRANDE NEAR DEL NORTE, CO. 750.00 1.77 7994.0
RIO GRANDE AT THIRTYMILE BRIDGE, NR CREEDE, CO. 198.00 1.95 9309.0
GOOSE CREEK AT WAGONWHEEL GAP, CO. 62.50 3.04 8487.0
RIO GRANDE AT WAGON WHEEL GAP, CO 523.00 2.08 8444.0
NORTH CLEAR CREEK BL CONTINENTAL RESERVOIR, CO. 23.40 1.63 10171.0


Watersheds

San Juan Mountains
Watershed Acreage
Upper Gunnison 1543205.42
Upper San Juan 2195832.52
Tomichi 705701.99
San Miguel 994099.4
Animas 876590.04
Uncompahgre 713447.37
Upper Dolores 1380772.61
Rio Grande Headwaters 883590.41