Too Low to be paddled
and you could find yourself bottoming out on rocks.
Paddlers are advised to exercise caution
with streamflow discharge 70%
the seasonal average of 350 cfs.
Weather on the river today will be widespread haze. sunny, with a high near 80. light south wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning.
Temps are expected to range between
over the next 5 days
Classified as a
river surfing location
along the Truckee River,
is best paddle when discharge levels are
between 750.0 cfs to 2000.0 cfs
Royal Gorge (Soda Springs To Tadpole Creek)
The American River, North Fork begins it's life just behind Squaw Valley ski resort on the west facing slopes of the sierras. Professional kayakers have scoped out and started adding this run to their repertoir. The north fork is very steep and small up here and contains a handful of sizable waterfalls. Portaging is common (even for the best kayakers) but for those who choose to run (and have the ability to) these drops can say they've completed the "Royal Flush" of the Royal Gorge.
Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the American River, North Fork are between a bare minimum of 750cfs and a high of 2,000cfs.
River conditions sourced from USGS 10344505, the Truckee R A Boca Bridge Nr Truckee Ca
Remember only watercraft are permitted
at Royal Gorge (Soda Springs to Tadpole Creek).
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