Iron Gate Dam To Happy Camp


This is a long stretch of river between the Iron Gate Dam and Happy Camp.  Most of the run is roadside to CA 96 so you can easily shorten this into days runs.  This is a good beginner section of water for Kayaks and Canoes as most of the run is Class II with 1 Class III rapid.

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Klamath River are between a bare minimum of 1,000cfs and a high of 15,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 11516530, the Klamath R Bl Iron Gate Dam Ca Remember only watercraft are permitted at Iron Gate Dam to Happy Camp.

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Whitewater Rapids

Obstacles on the river run
Lumgrey Creek Rapid
Class III to III+

Area Hydrology

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Wood River Near Klamath Agency
USGS 11504115
327 cfs 1.5 ft
Williamson River Blw Sprague River Nr Chiloquin
USGS 11502500
558 cfs 3.5 ft
Klamath R Bl Iron Gate Dam Ca
USGS 11516530
928 cfs 1.9 ft
Klamath River At Keno
USGS 11509500
557 cfs 4.3 ft
Rogue River At Raygold Near Central Point
USGS 14359000
1,430 cfs 1.2 ft
Klamath Straits Drain Near Worden
USGS 11509340
7 cfs 6.0 ft
Bear Creek Blw Ashland Creek At Ashland
USGS 14354200
16 cfs 1.0 ft
North Canal At Highway 97
USGS 11509105
36 cfs 7.3 ft
East Fork Ashland Creek Near Ashland
USGS 14353500
3 cfs 1.7 ft
Rogue River Near Mcleod
USGS 14337600
985 cfs 1.6 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
keno
SNOTEL KENO3
7.33" -0.07"
Big Red Mountain
SNOTEL 341
33" 0"
Fourmile Lake
SNOTEL 483
39" 0"
Billie Creek Divide
SNOTEL 344
35" -1"
Sevenmile Marsh
SNOTEL 745
48" 0"
big flat
SNOTEL BFLC1
29.7" -0.1"
crater lake national park hq
SNOTEL CRLO3
45.43" -0.81"
Fish Lk.
SNOTEL 479
24" 0"
Cold Springs Camp
SNOTEL 406
34" 0"
Howard Prairie
SNOTEL 1158
12" 0"
Sun Pass
SNOTEL 1078
36" 0"
Annie Springs
SNOTEL 1000
53" -1"