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Whitewater River Run

Colorado Saint Vrain River

October Hole

Class II Difficulty


Too High
62°, Mostly Sunny And Breezy

The October Hole River Run in Colorado is a beautiful and challenging section of water. The river features several obstacles including Class III and IV rapids, tight turns, and steep drops. The run is best suited for experienced rafters and kayakers. The recommended time of year to float this section is during the late spring and early summer when water levels are at their highest, with a recommended CFS (cubic feet per second) range of 1,000 to 2,500. It is important to note that this section of the river can be dangerous and should only be attempted by experienced paddlers.

Weather today, Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

Status Too High
Class Level II
Elevation 5,305 ft
Streamflow Discharge 18.8 cfs
Gauge Height 2.8 ft
Reporting Streamgage St. Vrain Creek At Lyons
USGS 06724000

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