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OCTOBER HOLE

Whitewater River Run





Colorado Saint Vrain River

October Hole

Class II Easy

15 CFS

Too High
51°, Increasing Clouds

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Saint Vrain River are between a bare minimum of 80cfs and a high of 500cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 06724000, the St. Vrain Creek At Lyons Remember only watercraft are permitted at October Hole.

Status Too High
Class Level II
Elevation 5,305 ft
Streamflow Discharge 15 cfs
Gage Height 2.8 ft
Reporting Streamgage St. Vrain Creek At Lyons
USGS 06724000

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
South Platte River At Waterton
USGS 06708000
135 cfs 1.0 ft
South Platte R At 64Th Ave. Commerce City
USGS 06714215
11 cfs 1.4 ft
Left Hand Creek At Hover Road Near Longmont
USGS 06724970
4 cfs 5.9 ft
Cherry Creek At Denver
USGS 06713500
30 cfs 3.5 ft
Bear Creek Above Bear Creek Lake Near Morrison
USGS 06710605
12 cfs 3.8 ft
North Clear Creek Above Mouth Nr Blackhawk
USGS 06718550
1 cfs 4.0 ft
Big Dry Creek At Mouth Near Fort Lupton
USGS 06720990
43 cfs 4.8 ft
Clear Creek At Mouth
USGS 06720000
36 cfs 3.4 ft
East Plum Cr Blw Haskins Gulch Nr Castle Rock
USGS 06708800
0 cfs 3.5 ft
Boulder Creek Near Orodell
USGS 06727000
-999 cfs 1.8 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Deadman Hill
SNOTEL 438
49" -1"
Bear Lake
SNOTEL 322
53" -2"
Joe Wright
SNOTEL 551
60" -1"
Copeland Lake
SNOTEL 412
24" -2"
Echo Lake
SNOTEL 936
18" 0"
Crow Creek
SNOTEL 1045
21" -1"
cheyenne wfo
SNOTEL CYSW4
3" -2"
Long Draw Resv
SNOTEL 1123
45" 0"
Fool Creek
SNOTEL 1186
40" 0"
Sawtooth
SNOTEL 1251
64" -2"
Hourglass Lake
SNOTEL 1122
31" 0"
High Lonesome
SNOTEL 1187
56" -1"
Jackwhacker Gulch
SNOTEL 935
32" 0"
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
20" 0"
fort collins
SNOTEL FORC2
3" 0"
Lake Irene
SNOTEL 565
69" 0"
Wild Basin
SNOTEL 1042
41" -1"
Phantom Valley
SNOTEL 688
36" 0"
Berthoud Summit
SNOTEL 335
48" -1"
University Camp
SNOTEL 838
40" 0"
Glen Cove
SNOTEL 1057
6" 0"
Willow Park
SNOTEL 870
53" -1"
Niwot
SNOTEL 663
32" -1"
Black Mountain
SNOTEL 1161
31" -1"
Lake Eldora
SNOTEL 564
33" -1"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Carter Lake - South Side Campgrounds None 5,711 ft
Meadow Park None 5,349 ft
Stove Prairie 9 6,068 ft
Inlet Bay - Horsetooth Reservoir None 5,437 ft
Carter Lake - North Side Campgrounds None 5,792 ft
Clear Creek RV Park 36 5,684 ft
Ansel Watrous 16 5,839 ft
Pinewood Reservoir 22 6,604 ft
South Bay - Horsetooth Reservoir None 5,435 ft
Flatiron Reservoir None 5,483 ft
Standley Lake None 5,530 ft
Boulder County Fairground None 4,974 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Echo Mountain Park 18" 38° 0.3"
Eldora Mountain Resort 33" 37° 0.61"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Golden Whitewater Park 3.92cfs 0.75 Mi II+
Main Section 55.3cfs 3.0 Mi IV+ to V
Upper Clear Creek 60.7cfs 2.5 Mi IV- to IV+
Tunnel 1 to Golden Whitewater Park 60.7cfs None Mi III- to III+
Lower Narrows 182.0cfs 0.5 Mi V- to V+
Filter Plant 3.92cfs None Mi II to III+
Upper North Fork 27.7cfs 9.0 Mi IV+ to V-
SSV - Confluence to Picnic Grounds 37.8cfs 5.0 Mi V to V+
Upper South Boulder Creek 5.0cfs None Mi V+
Gnar Section 405.0cfs 1.0 Mi V+
Middle Narrows 182.0cfs 1.0 Mi IV to V-
Steven's Gulch to Bridges Take Out 182.0cfs 12.0 Mi III- to IV+
October Hole 37.8cfs None Mi II
Filter Plant 3.92cfs None Mi II to III+
Upper South Boulder Creek 5.0cfs None Mi V+
Idledale to Morrison 11.2cfs 3.0 Mi IV+ to V
Lower North Fork 182.0cfs 11.0 Mi III
NSV 37.8cfs 13.0 Mi V+
Lower Boulder Canyon 42.0cfs None Mi IV- to V-
Upper Narrows 182.0cfs 0.5 Mi V- to V+

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