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Whitewater River Run

Colorado Fish Creek

Lower Fish Creek

Class IV+ TO V Difficulty


Too Low
18°, Chance Snow Showers

The Lower Fish Creek River Run in Colorado is a Class III-IV river run that is approximately 4.5 miles long. The best time of year to float this section of water is during the spring and early summer when the water levels are high, typically around 1,000-2,000 cfs. The river features a variety of obstacles, including large boulders, tight turns, and several Class IV rapids. This section of the river requires advanced kayaking and rafting skills, and should only be attempted by experienced paddlers. Overall, the Lower Fish Creek River Run is a challenging and exciting adventure for whitewater enthusiasts.

Weather today, A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Status Too Low
Class Level IV+ to V
Elevation 7,163 ft
Run Length 2.5 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 6.2 cfs
Gauge Height 7.4 ft
Reporting Streamgage Fish Cr At Upper Sta Nr Steamboat Springs
USGS 09238900

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