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LOWER BLUE (GREEN MOUNTAIN TO SPRING CREEK)

Whitewater River Run





Colorado Blue River

Lower Blue (Green Mountain To Spring Creek)

Class II+ TO III Easy

163 CFS

Too Low
64°, Mostly Sunny Then Chance Showers And Breezy

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Blue River are between a bare minimum of 300cfs and a high of 3,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 09057500, the Blue River Below Green Mountain Reservoir Remember only watercraft are permitted at Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek).

Status Too Low
Class Level II+ to III
Elevation 7,739 ft
Run Length 3.8 Mi
Gradient 50 FPM
Streamflow Discharge 163 cfs
Gage Height 3.3 ft
Reporting Streamgage Blue River Below Green Mountain Reservoir
USGS 09057500

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Joe Wright Creek Below Joe Wright Reservoir
USGS 06746110
84 cfs 2.0 ft
Snake River Near Montezuma
USGS 09047500
26 cfs 1.3 ft
Bobtail Creek Near Jones Pass
USGS 09034900
3 cfs 2.5 ft
Middle Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066300
0 cfs 2.1 ft
Joe Wright Creek Above Joe Wright Reservoir
USGS 06746095
4 cfs 4.2 ft
Beaver Creek At Avon
USGS 09067000
4 cfs 1.9 ft
Ranch Creek Blw Meadow Cr Nr Tabernash Co
USGS 09033100
11 cfs 6.8 ft
Williams Fork Near Leal
USGS 09036000
37 cfs 1.7 ft
Ewing Ditch At Tennessee Pass
USGS 09062000
0 cfs -0.4 ft
Booth Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066200
1 cfs 3.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Never Summer
SNOTEL 1031
1" 0"
Willow Creek Pass
SNOTEL 869
1" 0"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
1" 1"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
1" 0"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
12" 0"
Sand Lake
SNOTEL 731
1" 1"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
1" 0"
Joe Wright
SNOTEL 551
1" 1"
Old Battle
SNOTEL 673
3" -2"
Summit Ranch
SNOTEL 802
1" 0"
Zirkel
SNOTEL 1033
2" 1"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
10" 0"
Rawah
SNOTEL 1032
8" 1"
Grizzly Peak
SNOTEL 505
1" 1"
Blackhall Mtn
SNOTEL 1119
3" 0"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Camp Hale Memorial 21 9,318 ft
Elliott Creek 15 8,018 ft
Davis Springs 7 7,984 ft
Mcdonald Flats 13 7,955 ft
Blodgett 6 8,836 ft
Gore Creek 25 8,720 ft
Williams Fork Reservoir - SWA 24 7,848 ft
Prairie Point 33 8,002 ft
Hornsilver 7 8,843 ft
Tigiwon 9 9,994 ft
Cataract Creek 5 8,578 ft
Halfmoon 7 10,294 ft
Gold Park 11 9,246 ft
Willows 35 7,973 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Ski Cooper 0" 52° 1.83"
Copper Mountain Resort 0" 59° 3.75"
Breckenridge Ski Resort 0" 59° 3.75"
Vail 1" 56° 0"
Beaver Creek Resort 0" 68° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 97.6cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
The Upper 38.3cfs 8.0 Mi V to V+
Silverthorne Town Run 42.4cfs 0.5 Mi II to III-
Lower (Bottom Four) 38.3cfs 1.0 Mi V to V+
Breckenridge Whitewater Park (Town Run) 55.7cfs 0.25 Mi II+ to III
Upper-Upper Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi III+ to IV-
Upper Ten Mile 60.5cfs 2.0 Mi IV+ to V
Dowd Chute 150.0cfs 1.0 Mi III+ to IV+
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 250.0cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Middle Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi III+ to IV
Pumphouse 552.0cfs 14.0 Mi II- to III+
Upper Blue (Blue River CG to Columbine Landing) 179.0cfs 3.0 Mi III to IV-
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 97.6cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
Gore Canyon 552.0cfs 9.0 Mi IV to V+
Upper Gore Creek 56.9cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III
Upper Gore Creek 56.9cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 97.6cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 97.6cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
Lower Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi II to III
State Bridge to Burns 552.0cfs 20.0 Mi I to II+
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 250.0cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+

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