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CASTLE CREEK

Whitewater River Run





Colorado Castle Creek

Castle Creek

Class IV+ TO V- Easy

147 CFS

Too Low
72°, Sunny

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Castle Creek are between a bare minimum of 200cfs and a high of 1,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 09110000, the Taylor River At Almont Remember only watercraft are permitted at Castle Creek.

Status Too Low
Class Level IV+ to V-
Elevation 8,018 ft
Run Length 2.0 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 147 cfs
Gage Height 1.6 ft
Reporting Streamgage Taylor River At Almont
USGS 09110000

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Homestake Creek At Gold Park
USGS 09064000
7 cfs 3.9 ft
Roaring Fork River Near Emma
USGS 09081000
446 cfs 5.4 ft
Eagle River Below Gypsum
USGS 09070000
190 cfs 4.3 ft
Colorado River Near Kremmling
USGS 09058000
882 cfs 5.3 ft
Tomichi Creek At Gunnison
USGS 09119000
88 cfs 1.4 ft
Clear Creek Above Clear Creek Reservoir
USGS 07086500
-999 cfs 3.2 ft
Lake Fork Below Sugar Loaf Reservoir
USGS 07082500
3 cfs 0.3 ft
Eagle River At Red Cliff
USGS 09063000
12 cfs 2.6 ft
Middle Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066300
0 cfs 2.2 ft
East River Bl Cement Creek Nr Crested Butte
USGS 09112200
84 cfs 1.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Ripple Creek
SNOTEL 717
1" 1"
Trapper Lake
SNOTEL 827
8" 7"
Dry Lake
SNOTEL 457
3" 3"
Saint Elmo
SNOTEL 1100
1" 0"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
2" 1"
Lily Pond
SNOTEL 580
2" 1"
Columbine
SNOTEL 408
1" 0"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
11" 1"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
1" 1"
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
1" 0"
Zirkel
SNOTEL 1033
1" 0"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
1" 0"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Weller 11 9,393 ft
North Bank 17 8,433 ft
Gypsum None 6,286 ft
Dearhamer 13 7,792 ft
Sylvan Lake State Park 44 8,535 ft
Silver Bar 4 8,312 ft
One Mile 25 8,411 ft
Cement Creek 13 8,967 ft
Silver Queen 6 8,682 ft
Mollie B 27 7,895 ft
Mosca 16 9,986 ft
Spring Creek 12 8,544 ft
Lincoln Gulch 7 9,606 ft
Taylor Canyon 7 8,373 ft
Little Maud 20 7,808 ft
Little Mattie 22 7,911 ft
Rosy Lane 20 8,460 ft
Difficult 47 8,139 ft
Silver Bell 14 8,520 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Aspen Mountain 0" 59° 0"
Crested Butte Mountain Resort 0" 64° 0"
Aspen Highlands 11" 58° 0"
Snowmass 11" 58° 0"
Beaver Creek Resort 0" 69° 0"
Buttermilk Mountain 11" 58° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 250.0cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Crystal Mill Falls 310.0cfs None Mi V- to V
The Upper 38.3cfs 8.0 Mi V to V+
State Bridge to Burns 552.0cfs 20.0 Mi I to II+
Castle Creek 203.0cfs 2.0 Mi IV+ to V-
Burns to Dotsero 1160.0cfs 29.0 Mi I to IV
Oh Be Joyful 653.0cfs 1.0 Mi V
State Bridge to Two Bridges 552.0cfs 4.8 Mi I to II+
Catherine Store Section 401.0cfs 4.0 Mi II to II+
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 250.0cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Waterfall to Confluence 401.0cfs 1.0 Mi V-

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