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Whitewater River Run

Colorado Ten Mile Creek

Upper Ten Mile

Class IV+ TO V


57°, Showers Likely

The Upper Ten Mile River Run in Colorado offers a thrilling and challenging adventure for experienced whitewater enthusiasts. This section of water contains several technical rapids and obstacles, including the Class IV Gore Rapid, which features a steep drop and powerful currents. The river run difficulty is rated as Class III-IV, with high water flows potentially increasing the challenge. The best time of year to float this section is typically from May to early July, with recommended CFS levels ranging from 500 to 1,500. It is important to note that this section of the river is not recommended for beginners or inexperienced paddlers.

Weather today, A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Status Runnable
Class Level IV+ to V
Elevation 9,111 ft
Run Length 2.0 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 524 cfs
Gauge Height 3.4 ft
Reporting Streamgage Tenmile Creek Bl North Tenmile C
USGS 09050100

Nearby Streamflow Levels

Gauge Streamflow Stage
South Platte River Near Lake George
USGS 06696000
50 cfs 0.7 ft
Taylor River Below Taylor Park Reservoir
USGS 09109000
457 cfs 4.8 ft
East River At Almont Co.
USGS 09112500
1,920 cfs 5.7 ft
S Platte R Ab 11-Mile Canyon Re
USGS 06695000
39 cfs 0.6 ft
Arkansas River Near Nathrop
USGS 07091200
2,000 cfs 6.2 ft
Lake Creek Above Twin Lakes Reservoir
USGS 07084500
994 cfs 4.9 ft
Taylor River At Taylor Park
USGS 09107000
520 cfs 2.8 ft
Ef Arkansas R At Us Hiway 24
USGS 07079300
198 cfs 3.8 ft
Arkansas River Near Leadville
USGS 07081200
349 cfs 6.3 ft
Lincoln Creek Bl Grizzly Reservoir
USGS 09073005
0 cfs 1.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Molly Brown 49 9,897 ft
Cataract Creek 5 8,578 ft
Gore Creek 25 8,720 ft
Willow Creek 35 8,201 ft
Sawmill Gulch 5 8,482 ft
Belle of Colorado 19 9,924 ft
Elliott Creek 15 8,018 ft
Selkirk 15 10,488 ft
Prairie Point 33 8,002 ft
Ruby Mountain - Arkansas Headwaters State Rec Area None 7,651 ft
Silver Dollar 43 9,905 ft
Heaton Bay 81 9,072 ft
Williams Fork Reservoir - SWA 24 7,848 ft
Fourmile 14 10,824 ft
Prospector 107 9,105 ft
Collegiate Peaks 56 9,837 ft
Baby Doe 50 9,913 ft
Mcdonald Flats 13 7,955 ft
Railroad Bridge - Arkansas Headwaters State Rec Area None 8,039 ft
Horseshoe 19 10,538 ft
Blue River 24 8,472 ft
Davis Springs 7 7,984 ft
Camp Hale Memorial 21 9,318 ft
Peak One 74 9,030 ft
Buffalo Springs 18 9,187 ft
Cottonwood Lake 24 9,586 ft
Kite Lake 5 12,043 ft
Weston Pass 14 10,277 ft
Pine Cove 56 9,022 ft
Lowry 24 9,068 ft
Willows 35 7,973 ft
Denver Creek 22 8,585 ft
Dexter 24 9,271 ft
Sugar Loaf 11 8,989 ft
Father Dyer 26 9,953 ft
Beaver Creek Unti - Hot Sulphur State Wildlife Area 10 7,592 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
River Run Streamflow Length Class

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