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UPPER GORE CREEK

Whitewater River Run





Colorado Gore Creek

Upper Gore Creek

Class II+ TO III Easy

29 CFS

Too Low
68°, Sunny

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Gore Creek are between a bare minimum of 250cfs and a high of 1,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 09066510, the Gore Creek At Mouth Remember only watercraft are permitted at Upper Gore Creek.

Status Too Low
Class Level II+ to III
Elevation 7,725 ft
Run Length 4.0 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 28.7 cfs
Gage Height 5.4 ft
Reporting Streamgage Gore Creek At Mouth
USGS 09066510

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
South Clear Creek Abv Lower Cabin Creek Reservoir
USGS 06714400
10 cfs 5.4 ft
Arkansas River Near Leadville
USGS 07081200
32 cfs 4.7 ft
Fryingpan River Near Thomasville
USGS 09078600
36 cfs 1.9 ft
Taylor River At Almont
USGS 09110000
147 cfs 1.6 ft
Lincoln Creek Bl Grizzly Reservoir
USGS 09073005
25 cfs 1.8 ft
Illinois Creek Near Rand
USGS 06617500
64 cfs 2.1 ft
East Fork Eagle River Near Climax
USGS 09061600
5 cfs 0.4 ft
Elk Creek At Upper Station
USGS 09025300
0 cfs 5.0 ft
Black Gore Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066000
3 cfs 2.6 ft
Arkansas River Below Empire Gulch Near Malta
USGS 07083710
83 cfs 3.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Dry Lake
SNOTEL 457
3" 3"
Webber Springs
SNOTEL 852
1" 0"
Never Summer
SNOTEL 1031
1" 0"
Columbine
SNOTEL 408
1" 0"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
1" 1"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
2" 1"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
12" 0"
Park Cone
SNOTEL 680
1" 0"
Fool Creek
SNOTEL 1186
1" 0"
Blackhall Mtn
SNOTEL 1119
4" 1"
Summit Ranch
SNOTEL 802
1" 0"
Willow Creek Pass
SNOTEL 869
1" 0"
Zirkel
SNOTEL 1033
1" 0"
Rawah
SNOTEL 1032
10" -2"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
1" 0"
Buckskin Joe
SNOTEL 938
1" 1"
Upper Taylor
SNOTEL 1141
11" 1"
Saint Elmo
SNOTEL 1100
1" 0"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Elbert Creek 17 10,095 ft
Father Dyer 26 9,953 ft
Willows 35 7,973 ft
Halfmoon West 16 9,932 ft
Davis Springs 7 7,984 ft
Mcdonald Flats 13 7,955 ft
Gore Creek 25 8,720 ft
Hornsilver 7 8,843 ft
Halfmoon East 6 9,923 ft
Molly Brown 49 9,897 ft
Matchless 17 9,903 ft
Williams Fork Reservoir - SWA 24 7,848 ft
Tabor 44 9,897 ft
Prairie Point 33 8,002 ft
Elliott Creek 15 8,018 ft
Cataract Creek 5 8,578 ft
Mayqueen 27 9,884 ft
Belle of Colorado 19 9,924 ft
Silver Dollar 43 9,905 ft
Tigiwon 9 9,994 ft
Camp Hale Memorial 21 9,318 ft
Blodgett 6 8,836 ft
Halfmoon 7 10,294 ft
Gold Park 11 9,246 ft
Baby Doe 50 9,913 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Beaver Creek Resort 0" 69° 0"
Vail 1" 58° 0"
Ski Cooper 1" 55° 0"
Copper Mountain Resort 0" 62° 0"
Breckenridge Ski Resort 0" 62° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Silverthorne Town Run 42.4cfs 0.5 Mi II to III-
Upper Gore Creek 56.9cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III
Buena Vista Whitewater Park 187.0cfs 1.0 Mi II+ to III+
Upper Gore Creek 56.9cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III
Lower Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi II to III
Fractions 183.0cfs 7.0 Mi III to III+
Lower (Bottom Four) 38.3cfs 1.0 Mi V to V+
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 97.6cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
Upper-Upper Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi III+ to IV-
Gore Canyon 552.0cfs 9.0 Mi IV to V+
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 250.0cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 97.6cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
State Bridge to Burns 552.0cfs 20.0 Mi I to II+
Upper Ten Mile 60.5cfs 2.0 Mi IV+ to V
Clear Creek of the Arkansas 12.9cfs 2.5 Mi IV+ to V-
Pumphouse 552.0cfs 14.0 Mi II- to III+
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 97.6cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
Lower Snake 14.2cfs 4.0 Mi III to III+
Lower Blue (Green Mountain to Spring Creek) 97.6cfs 3.8 Mi II+ to III
The Upper 38.3cfs 8.0 Mi V to V+
Lower Eagle (Edwards Water Plant to Eagle) 250.0cfs 17.0 Mi III- to III+
Pine Creek (Granite to Numbers) 183.0cfs 6.0 Mi III+ to V-
Numbers 183.0cfs 4.9 Mi III+ to IV+
Breckenridge Whitewater Park (Town Run) 57.4cfs 0.25 Mi II+ to III
Upper Blue (Blue River CG to Columbine Landing) 179.0cfs 3.0 Mi III to IV-
Dowd Chute 150.0cfs 1.0 Mi III+ to IV+
Middle Ten Mile 60.5cfs 3.0 Mi III+ to IV

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