Upper Blue (Blue River Cg To Columbine Landing)
Class III TO IV-
STREAMFLOW: 950 CFSToo High
63°, Slight Chance T-Storms Then T-Storms
The Upper Blue River CG to Columbine Landing river run on the Arkansas River in Colorado is a moderate to difficult level Class III river. The best time to float this section of water is from May to July, with recommended CFS levels between 800 and 2,000. This section of the river has several challenging obstacles, including several steep drops and tight turns, making it a thrilling and exciting experience for intermediate to advanced level paddlers. Safety precautions are necessary, and it is recommended to wear a life jacket and helmet. It is a beautiful stretch of river, offering stunning scenery and wildlife sightings, making it a must-visit for any avid rafter or kayaker looking for an exciting adventure.
Weather today, Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 63. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
|Class Level||III to IV-|
|Run Length||3.0 Mi|
|Streamflow Discharge||950 cfs|
|Gauge Height||4.2 ft|
Arkansas River At Granite