Glenwood Springs Whitewater Park


In winter 2014 the wave was reworked. The Wave now features a beautiful kayaker wave river left and a fun surfers wave on river right.

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Colorado River are between a bare minimum of 1,600cfs and a high of 20,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 09085100, the Colorado River Below Glenwood Springs Remember only watercraft are permitted at Glenwood Springs Whitewater Park.

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Area Hydrology

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Elk River Near Milner
USGS 09242500
323 cfs 2.5 ft
Castle Creek At Aspen
USGS 09075400
43 cfs ft
Roaring Fork River Ab Difficult C Nr Aspen
USGS 09073300
21 cfs 1.1 ft
East River Bl Cement Creek Nr Crested Butte
USGS 09112200
202 cfs 1.6 ft
Eagle River Below Gypsum
USGS 09070000
173 cfs 4.2 ft
Hubbard Creek Above Iron Point Gulch Nr Bowie
USGS 09132940
6 cfs ft
Muddy Creek At Bardine
USGS 09131500
0 cfs 3.2 ft
N.F. Gunnison R Blw Leroux Cr
USGS 09135950
120 cfs 8.0 ft
Roaring Fork River Near Emma
USGS 09081000
213 cfs 4.8 ft
Fish Cr At Upper Sta Nr Steamboat Springs
USGS 09238900
20 cfs 0.8 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
gothic
SNOTEL GTHC2
38.7" -0.41"
Slumgullion
SNOTEL 762
37" -1"
Crosho
SNOTEL 426
18" -50"
Bear River
SNOTEL 1061
27" 0"
Battle Mountain
SNOTEL 317
6" -7"
Elk River
SNOTEL 467
31" -2"
Ripple Creek
SNOTEL 717
54" -2"
Whiskey Park
SNOTEL 859
56" -3"
North Lost Trail
SNOTEL 669
29" -2"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
30" -1"
yampa 5.1 s, co
SNOTEL CO-RT-26
5.28" -1.24"
Overland Res.
SNOTEL 675
18" -2"
Divide Peak
SNOTEL 449
38" -2"
Lost Dog
SNOTEL 940
44" -1"
Trapper Lake
SNOTEL 827
12" -1"
Dry Lake
SNOTEL 457
26" -3"
Wager Gulch
SNOTEL 1188
22" 0"
Lizard Head Pass
SNOTEL 586
28" -2"
Rabbit Ears
SNOTEL 709
36" -2"
Sandstone Rs
SNOTEL 732
25" -3"
Idarado
SNOTEL 538
27" -2"
crested butte 6.2 n, co
SNOTEL CO-GN-18
33.42" -1.14"
Butte
SNOTEL 380
26" 0"
Webber Springs
SNOTEL 852
46" -2"
Schofield Pass
SNOTEL 737
57" -1"
Little Snake River
SNOTEL 1047
50" -2"
Bison Lake
SNOTEL 345
53" 0"
Old Battle
SNOTEL 673
78" -1"
Burro Mountain
SNOTEL 378
26" -2"
Mc Clure Pass
SNOTEL 618
20" -1"
Red Mountain Pass
SNOTEL 713
54" -1"
Park Reservoir
SNOTEL 682
53" -1"
Mineral Creek
SNOTEL 629
34" -1"

Outdoor Recreation

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Trappers Lake 35 9,747 ft
Redstone 17 7,299 ft
Himes Peak 11 8,794 ft
Deep Lake 35 10,475 ft
Marvine 22 8,164 ft
White Owl 6 10,705 ft
McClure 8 8,187 ft
East Marvine 7 8,114 ft
Supply Basin 7 10,767 ft
Bogan Flats 36 7,609 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Sunlight Mountain Resort 20" 49° 5.77"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Barrel Springs 1290.0cfs 4.0 Mi IV+ to V+
Riverbend (Tibbet's) to New Castle 1770.0cfs 3.25 Mi II
Crystal Mill Falls 142.0cfs None Mi V- to V
Shoshone (Power Plant to Grizzly Creek) 1290.0cfs 1.7 Mi III- to IV
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 1770.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 1770.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
Two Rivers to South Canyon 1770.0cfs 5.0 Mi II+ to III
Riverbend (Tibbet's) to New Castle 1770.0cfs 3.25 Mi II
Avalanche Down 142.0cfs 12.0 Mi III
Catherine Store Section 213.0cfs 4.0 Mi II to II+
Cemetery 460.0cfs 12.0 Mi II+ to III+
Grizzly Creek to Two Rivers Park 1290.0cfs 6.0 Mi II to III
New Castle to Silt 1770.0cfs 7.6 Mi II
Carbondale to Westbank (Pink to Black) 460.0cfs 7.0 Mi II
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 1770.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 1770.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
Glenwood Springs Whitewater Park 1770.0cfs 0.25 Mi II to IV-
Oh Be Joyful 435.0cfs 1.0 Mi V
Barrel Springs 1290.0cfs 4.0 Mi IV+ to V+
South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's) 1770.0cfs 3.5 Mi II to III
Waterfall to Confluence 213.0cfs 1.0 Mi V-
Shoshone (Power Plant to Grizzly Creek) 1290.0cfs 1.7 Mi III- to IV
Bogan Canyon 142.0cfs 6.85 Mi III to III+