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CLEAR CREEK OF THE ARKANSAS

Whitewater River Run





Colorado Clear Creek

Clear Creek Of The Arkansas

Class IV+ TO V- Easy

-999 CFS

Too High
65°, Sunny

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Clear Creek are between a bare minimum of cfs and a high of cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 07086500, the Clear Creek Above Clear Creek Reservoir Remember only watercraft are permitted at Clear Creek of the Arkansas.

Status Too High
Class Level IV+ to V-
Elevation 8,895 ft
Run Length 2.5 Mi
Gradient 180 FPM
Streamflow Discharge -999 cfs
Gage Height 3.2 ft
Reporting Streamgage Clear Creek Above Clear Creek Reservoir
USGS 07086500

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Castle Creek At Aspen
USGS 09075400
43 cfs ft
Cotton Creek Near Mineral Hot Springs
USGS 08226700
8 cfs 3.0 ft
Lake Creek Above Twin Lakes Reservoir
USGS 07084500
41 cfs 2.3 ft
Middle Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066300
0 cfs 2.2 ft
East Fork Eagle River Near Climax
USGS 09061600
5 cfs 0.4 ft
Arkansas River Near Leadville
USGS 07081200
32 cfs 4.7 ft
Gunnison River Near Gunnison
USGS 09114500
197 cfs 1.0 ft
Vasquez Creek At Winter Park
USGS 09025000
4 cfs 1.5 ft
East River Bl Cement Creek Nr Crested Butte
USGS 09112200
84 cfs 1.0 ft
Roaring Fork River Ab Difficult C Nr Aspen
USGS 09073300
32 cfs 1.3 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Zirkel
SNOTEL 1033
1" 0"
Dry Lake
SNOTEL 457
3" 3"
Saint Elmo
SNOTEL 1100
1" 0"
Willow Creek Pass
SNOTEL 869
1" 0"
Lily Pond
SNOTEL 580
2" 1"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
1" 0"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
2" 1"
Never Summer
SNOTEL 1031
1" 0"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
12" 0"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
1" 1"
Summit Ranch
SNOTEL 802
1" 0"
Fool Creek
SNOTEL 1186
1" 0"
Columbine
SNOTEL 408
1" 0"
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
1" 0"
Buckskin Joe
SNOTEL 938
1" 1"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
11" 1"
Rawah
SNOTEL 1032
10" -2"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Mayqueen 27 9,884 ft
Mirror Lake - Almont 10 11,007 ft
Collegiate Peaks 56 9,837 ft
Tabor 44 9,897 ft
Matchless 17 9,903 ft
Garfield 8 9,912 ft
Molly Brown 49 9,897 ft
Cascade 22 9,033 ft
North Fork Reservoir 9 11,459 ft
Dexter 24 9,271 ft
Gold Park 11 9,246 ft
Cottonwood Lake 24 9,586 ft
Halfmoon 7 10,294 ft
Camp Hale Memorial 21 9,318 ft
Middle Quartz 7 10,230 ft
Blodgett 6 8,836 ft
Father Dyer 26 9,953 ft
Elbert Creek 17 10,095 ft
Iron City 15 9,928 ft
Pitkin 22 9,362 ft
Twin Peaks 37 9,615 ft
Baby Doe 50 9,913 ft
Chalk Lake 19 8,743 ft
Belle of Colorado 19 9,924 ft
Parry Peak 26 9,430 ft
Lakeview - Twin Lakes 27 9,511 ft
Halfmoon West 16 9,932 ft
Silver Dollar 43 9,905 ft
Hornsilver 7 8,843 ft
Snowblind 23 9,278 ft
Monarch Park 37 10,478 ft
Quartz 10 9,849 ft
Halfmoon East 6 9,923 ft
White Star 66 9,256 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Copper Mountain Resort 0" 62° 0"
Breckenridge Ski Resort 0" 62° 0"
Ski Cooper 1" 55° 0"
Beaver Creek Resort 0" 69° 0"
Vail 1" 58° 0"
Monarch Ski & Snowboard Area 0" 53° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
The Upper 38.3cfs 8.0 Mi V to V+
Breckenridge Whitewater Park (Town Run) 57.4cfs 0.25 Mi II+ to III
Dowd Chute 150.0cfs 1.0 Mi III+ to IV+
Browns Canyon (Fisherman's Bridge to Stone Bridge) 187.0cfs 13.0 Mi III to IV-
Upper Gore Creek 56.9cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III
Lower Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi II to III
Clear Creek of the Arkansas 12.9cfs 2.5 Mi IV+ to V-
Numbers 183.0cfs 4.9 Mi III+ to IV+
Lower (Bottom Four) 38.3cfs 1.0 Mi V to V+
Upper Gore Creek 56.9cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III
Fractions 183.0cfs 7.0 Mi III to III+
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 250.0cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Upper Blue (Blue River CG to Columbine Landing) 179.0cfs 3.0 Mi III to IV-
Buena Vista Whitewater Park 187.0cfs 1.0 Mi II+ to III+
Upper-Upper Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi III+ to IV-
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 250.0cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Pine Creek (Granite to Numbers) 183.0cfs 6.0 Mi III+ to V-
Silverthorne Town Run 42.4cfs 0.5 Mi II to III-
Middle Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi III+ to IV
Salida Town Run (Stone Bridge to Salida WW Park) 183.0cfs 12.0 Mi II to III
Milk Run 183.0cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III-
Upper Ten Mile 60.5cfs 2.0 Mi IV+ to V

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