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OH BE JOYFUL

Whitewater River Run





Colorado Oh Be Joyful

Oh Be Joyful

Class V Easy

248 CFS

Too Low
15°, Patchy Fog Then Sunny

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Oh Be Joyful are between a bare minimum of 500cfs and a high of 2,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 09114500, the Gunnison River Near Gunnison Remember only watercraft are permitted at Oh Be Joyful.

Status Too Low
Class Level V
Elevation 7,670 ft
Run Length 1.0 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 248 cfs
Gage Height 2.2 ft
Reporting Streamgage Gunnison River Near Gunnison
USGS 09114500

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Crystal River Ab Avalanche C
USGS 09081600
45 cfs 0.6 ft
Piney River Near State Bridge
USGS 09059500
37 cfs 2.6 ft
Ohio Creek Above Mouth Nr Gunnison
USGS 09113980
17 cfs 2.7 ft
Fryingpan River Near Thomasville
USGS 09078600
27 cfs 1.8 ft
Roaring Fork River Near Emma
USGS 09081000
290 cfs 5.0 ft
Taylor River At Almont
USGS 09110000
135 cfs 3.1 ft
Castle Creek At Aspen
USGS 09075400
43 cfs ft
Lake Fork Blw Lake San Cristobal Nr Lake City
USGS 09123450
13 cfs 3.9 ft
Lake Creek Above Twin Lakes Reservoir
USGS 07084500
-999 cfs 3.5 ft
North Fork Gunnison River Below Paonia
USGS 09134100
82 cfs 1.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Upper San Juan
SNOTEL 840
71" -1"
Moon Pass
SNOTEL 1124
12" -2"
hayden coop
SNOTEL HAYC2
40" -2"
Ripple Creek
SNOTEL 717
87" -1"
Wolf Creek Summit
SNOTEL 874
77" -1"
Overland Res.
SNOTEL 675
50" 0"
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
35" -1"
Beartown
SNOTEL 327
54" -1"
Burro Mountain
SNOTEL 378
52" 0"
Bison Lake
SNOTEL 345
75" -1"
Butte
SNOTEL 380
44" -1"
Mc Clure Pass
SNOTEL 618
51" -1"
Grayback
SNOTEL 1058
7" 0"
Cochetopa Pass
SNOTEL 1059
16" 0"
Idarado
SNOTEL 538
39" 0"
Tower
SNOTEL 825
120" 0"
Independence Pass
SNOTEL 542
42" 0"
Upper Rio Grande
SNOTEL 839
24" -1"
Weminuche Creek
SNOTEL 1160
52" -1"
Dry Lake
SNOTEL 457
76" 0"
Wager Gulch
SNOTEL 1188
24" 0"
North Lost Trail
SNOTEL 669
61" -1"
Crosho
SNOTEL 426
45" -41"
Buffalo Park
SNOTEL 913
42" -1"
Brumley
SNOTEL 369
33" 0"
Middle Creek
SNOTEL 624
48" 0"
Vallecito
SNOTEL 843
49" 0"
Beaver Ck Village
SNOTEL 1041
38" 1"
Bear River
SNOTEL 1061
32" -1"
Trapper Lake
SNOTEL 827
23" 0"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
57" -3"
Chapman Tunnel
SNOTEL 1101
40" 0"
Rabbit Ears
SNOTEL 709
71" -2"
Mccoy Park
SNOTEL 1040
44" -113"
Kiln
SNOTEL 556
36" 0"
Schofield Pass
SNOTEL 737
86" -2"
Lily Pond
SNOTEL 580
36" 0"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
45" 0"
Ivanhoe
SNOTEL 547
45" 1"
Stump Lakes
SNOTEL 797
53" 0"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Silver Queen 6 8,682 ft
Dry Gulch - Curecanti Area 10 7,583 ft
Lake Irwin 32 10,400 ft
Palisades Senior RV Park 59 7,680 ft
Stevens Creek - Curecanti Recreation Area 54 7,540 ft
Gothic 4 9,657 ft
Elk Creek - Curecanti Area 160 7,575 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Sunlight Mountain Resort 51" 31° 1.86"
Buttermilk Mountain 45" 27° 2.19"
Snowmass 45" 27° 2.19"
Aspen Highlands 45" 27° 2.19"
Aspen Mountain 42" 28° 2.28"
Crested Butte Mountain Resort 44" 27° 1.93"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Shoshone (Power Plant to Grizzly Creek) 1380.0cfs 1.7 Mi III- to IV
Waterfall to Confluence 401.0cfs 1.0 Mi V-
Bogan Canyon 51.9cfs 6.85 Mi III to III+
Barrel Springs 1170.0cfs 4.0 Mi IV+ to V+
Crystal Mill Falls 310.0cfs None Mi V- to V
Shoshone (Power Plant to Grizzly Creek) 1380.0cfs 1.7 Mi III- to IV
Cemetery 901.0cfs 12.0 Mi II+ to III+
Glenwood Springs Whitewater Park 2290.0cfs 0.25 Mi II to IV-
Barrel Springs 1170.0cfs 4.0 Mi IV+ to V+
Avalanche Down 51.9cfs 12.0 Mi III
Castle Creek 203.0cfs 2.0 Mi IV+ to V-
Grizzly Creek to Two Rivers Park 1380.0cfs 6.0 Mi II to III
Catherine Store Section 401.0cfs 4.0 Mi II to II+
Oh Be Joyful 653.0cfs 1.0 Mi V
Carbondale to Westbank (Pink to Black) 901.0cfs 7.0 Mi II

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