Carbondale To Westbank (Pink To Black)


Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Roaring Fork River are between a bare minimum of 600cfs and a high of 8,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 09085000, the Roaring Fork River At Glenwood Springs Remember only watercraft are permitted at Carbondale to Westbank (Pink to Black).

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Area Hydrology

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Lake Creek Near Edwards
USGS 09067200
161 cfs 1.6 ft
Roaring Fork River Near Emma
USGS 09081000
513 cfs 5.6 ft
Ohio Creek Above Mouth Nr Gunnison
USGS 09113980
49 cfs 2.8 ft
Muddy Creek At Bardine
USGS 09131500
136 cfs 4.4 ft
North Fork Gunnison River Below Paonia
USGS 09134100
40 cfs 0.7 ft
Lincoln Creek Bl Grizzly Reservoir
USGS 09073005
1 cfs 1.1 ft
White River Above Coal Creek
USGS 09304200
163 cfs 1.5 ft
Roaring Fork River Near Aspen
USGS 09073400
46 cfs 1.0 ft
Hunter Creek Near Aspen
USGS 09074000
8 cfs 1.1 ft
North Fork Fryingpan River Near Norrie
USGS 09078500
173 cfs 4.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Cochetopa Pass
SNOTEL 1059
1" 0"
Sandstone Rs
SNOTEL 732
1" 0"
Overland Res.
SNOTEL 675
1" 1"

Outdoor Recreation

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Supply Basin 7 10,767 ft
Bogan Flats 36 7,609 ft
Sweetwater Lake 9 7,739 ft
McClure 8 8,187 ft
Paonia State Park 13 6,467 ft
Redstone 17 7,299 ft
Erickson Springs 18 6,830 ft
Avalanche 13 7,320 ft
Coffee Pot Spring 10 10,084 ft
Deep Lake 35 10,475 ft
White Owl 6 10,705 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Sunlight Mountain Resort -1" 68° 0"
Crested Butte Mountain Resort 0" 66° 0"
Snowmass 0" 63° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Crystal Mill Falls 227.0cfs None Mi V- to V
Barrel Springs 1840.0cfs 4.0 Mi IV+ to V+
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 2270.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
Cemetery 814.0cfs 12.0 Mi II+ to III+
Glenwood Springs Whitewater Park 2270.0cfs 0.25 Mi II to IV-
Riverbend (Tibbet's) to New Castle 2270.0cfs 3.25 Mi II
Oh Be Joyful 653.0cfs 1.0 Mi V
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 2270.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
Bogan Canyon 227.0cfs 6.85 Mi III to III+
Riverbend (Tibbet's) to New Castle 2270.0cfs 3.25 Mi II
Carbondale to Westbank (Pink to Black) 814.0cfs 7.0 Mi II
Catherine Store Section 513.0cfs 4.0 Mi II to II+
Burns to Dotsero 1840.0cfs 29.0 Mi I to IV
New Castle to Silt 2270.0cfs 7.6 Mi II
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 2270.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
Barrel Springs 1840.0cfs 4.0 Mi IV+ to V+
Avalanche Down 227.0cfs 12.0 Mi III
Waterfall to Confluence 513.0cfs 1.0 Mi V-
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 2270.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
Shoshone (Power Plant to Grizzly Creek) 1840.0cfs 1.7 Mi III- to IV
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 2270.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
Two Rivers to South Canyon 2270.0cfs 5.0 Mi II+ to III
Grizzly Creek to Two Rivers Park 1840.0cfs 6.0 Mi II to III
Shoshone (Power Plant to Grizzly Creek) 1840.0cfs 1.7 Mi III- to IV