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Whitewater River Run

Colorado Oh Be Joyful

Oh Be Joyful

Class V Difficulty


Too Low
70°, Sunny Then Patchy Blowing Dust And Windy

The Oh Be Joyful River Run in Colorado on the Gunnison River is a challenging Class III-IV section of water with several obstacles to navigate, including tight channels and boulder gardens. The best time to float this section is in late spring or early summer when the snowmelt provides optimal flow, with recommended CFS between 800-1200. It is important to note that this run is not recommended for beginners or those without strong whitewater experience. Overall, the Oh Be Joyful River Run is a thrilling adventure for experienced kayakers and rafters seeking a challenging and scenic ride.

Weather today, Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a light and variable wind becoming west 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

Status Too Low
Class Level V
Elevation 7,670 ft
Run Length 1.0 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 349 cfs
Gauge Height 1.3 ft
Reporting Streamgage Gunnison River Near Gunnison
USGS 09114500

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