with streamflow discharge 51%
the seasonal average of 7,391 cfs.
Weather on the river today will be a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. partly sunny, with a high near 83. east wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning.
Temps are expected to range between
over the next 5 days
Classified as a
whitewater paddling location
along the Colorado River,
is best paddled when discharge levels are
between 1200 cfs to 30000 cfs
South Canyon To Riverbend (Tibbet's)
Splashy waves and a few holes to hit. Crossing under the train tracks is the biggest hazard. Stay close to the left column to avoid the downriver right column. Some sharp metal on the columns. Over 20,000 cfs it gets ugly, but still is runnable. Dinosaur hole should be avoided, run right.
Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Colorado River are between a bare minimum of 1,200cfs and a high of 30,000cfs.
River conditions sourced from USGS 09085100, the Colorado River Below Glenwood Springs
Remember only watercraft are permitted
at South Canyon to Riverbend (Tibbet's).
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