Pumphouse


Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Colorado River are between a bare minimum of 600cfs and a high of 8,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 09058000, the Colorado River Near Kremmling Remember only watercraft are permitted at Pumphouse.

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Whitewater Rapids

Obstacles on the river run
Needle Eye Rapid
Class III- to III
Red Eye Rapid
Class II+ to III-
Yarmony Rapid
Class II to IV
Cable Rapid
Class III-

Area Hydrology

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Tarryall Creek At Upper Station
USGS 06696980
7 cfs 5.0 ft
Lake Creek Above Twin Lakes Reservoir
USGS 07084500
-999 cfs 3.7 ft
Snake River Near Montezuma
USGS 09047500
24 cfs 1.2 ft
Willow Creek Below Willow Creek Reservoir
USGS 09021000
8 cfs 2.5 ft
Fryingpan River Near Thomasville
USGS 09078600
23 cfs 1.7 ft
Blue River At Blue River
USGS 09046490
12 cfs 0.7 ft
Arkansas River Below Granite
USGS 07087050
148 cfs 11.1 ft
Arkansas River Near Leadville
USGS 07081200
19 cfs 4.5 ft
Colorado River Near Kremmling
USGS 09058000
423 cfs 4.0 ft
Black Gore Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066000
4 cfs 2.7 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Buckskin Joe
SNOTEL 938
1" 0"
Old Battle
SNOTEL 673
21" 0"
Chapman Tunnel
SNOTEL 1101
11" 1"
Kiln
SNOTEL 556
9" 0"
crested butte 6.2 n, co
SNOTEL CO-GN-18
0.54" -0.26"
Columbine
SNOTEL 408
11" 0"
Lost Dog
SNOTEL 940
11" 1"
Webber Springs
SNOTEL 852
9" 1"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
11" 0"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
10" 0"
Butte
SNOTEL 380
6" 0"
Independence Pass
SNOTEL 542
15" 0"
Never Summer
SNOTEL 1031
17" 0"
Cinnabar Park
SNOTEL 1046
13" 0"
Little Snake River
SNOTEL 1047
6" 0"
Mccoy Park
SNOTEL 1040
1" 0"
Saint Elmo
SNOTEL 1100
7" 1"
Rabbit Ears
SNOTEL 709
13" -1"
Brooklyn Lake
SNOTEL 367
9" 0"
Dry Lake
SNOTEL 457
10" 0"
Schofield Pass
SNOTEL 737
14" 1"
Whiskey Park
SNOTEL 859
19" 2"
Fremont Pass
SNOTEL 485
20" 1"
Middle Fork Camp
SNOTEL 1014
4" 2"
Copper Mountain
SNOTEL 415
11" 0"
Arapaho Ridge
SNOTEL 1030
18" 0"
Med Bow
SNOTEL 1196
25" 0"
Sand Lake
SNOTEL 731
20" 0"
climax coop
SNOTEL CLXC2
10.68" -0.67"
Elk River
SNOTEL 467
4" 0"
Brumley
SNOTEL 369
11" 0"
Divide Peak
SNOTEL 449
4" 1"
North Lost Trail
SNOTEL 669
5" -1"
Buffalo Park
SNOTEL 913
11" 0"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
8" 1"
Nast Lake
SNOTEL 658
1" 0"
Roach
SNOTEL 718
9" 0"
North French Creek
SNOTEL 668
24" 1"
vail 2.6 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-19
1.84" -0.44"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
1" 1"
silverthorne 2.1 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-6
2.52" -0.3"
Crosho
SNOTEL 426
12" 0"
gothic
SNOTEL GTHC2
6.43" -0.35"
South Brush Creek
SNOTEL 772
2" -1"
Joe Wright
SNOTEL 551
16" 1"
Rawah
SNOTEL 1032
3" 0"
Porphyry Creek
SNOTEL 701
7" -1"
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
5" 0"
vail 3.5 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-53
5.67" -0.29"
Willow Creek Pass
SNOTEL 869
7" 0"
Hoosier Pass
SNOTEL 531
12" -1"
Loveland Basin
SNOTEL 602
19" 0"
Blackhall Mtn
SNOTEL 1119
20" 0"
Ivanhoe
SNOTEL 547
15" 3"
Zirkel
SNOTEL 1033
8" 1"
Bear River
SNOTEL 1061
4" 1"

Outdoor Recreation

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Halfmoon 7 10,294 ft
Dumont Lake 22 9,550 ft
Pumphouse 14 7,491 ft
Gore Pass 12 9,554 ft
Blacktail Creek 8 8,997 ft
Radium - Kremmling RMA - Rafting ramp None 6,867 ft
Tigiwon 9 9,994 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Howelsen Hill Ski Area 10" 30° 18.25"
Vail 10" 29° 6.91"
Ski Cooper 1" 31° 2.33"
Steamboat Ski Resort 10" 30° 18.25"
Beaver Creek Resort 1" 39° 8.11"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Gore Canyon 423.0cfs 9.0 Mi IV to V+
Upper Gore Creek 15.7cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III
State Bridge to Burns 423.0cfs 20.0 Mi I to II+
Dowd Chute 53.0cfs 1.0 Mi III+ to IV+
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 58.6cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 58.6cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 162.0cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
Pumphouse 423.0cfs 14.0 Mi II- to III+
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 162.0cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 162.0cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
State Bridge to Two Bridges 423.0cfs 4.8 Mi I to II+
Upper Gore Creek 15.7cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 162.0cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
Lower Fish Creek 20.5cfs 2.5 Mi IV+ to V