Streamflow Conditions

Generation and Giant Gaps (Tadpole to Colfax-Iowa Hill Road) is currently TOO LOW to be paddled and you could find yourself bottoming out on rocks. Paddlers are advised to exercise caution with streamflow levels at 56cfs, about -96% below the average runnable rate of 1250cfs. Streamflow levels and subsequent run conditions for Generation And Giant Gaps (Tadpole To Colfax-Iowa Hill Road) are sourced from the USGS streamflow gage located at Nf American R A North Fork Dam Ca.

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Explore the latest streamflow conditions for local whitewater destinations on and around the American River, North Fork.

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Today, temperatures will be reaching 86, Widespread haze before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Tomorrow, Sunny, with a high near 84. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

Whitewater Rapids

Tadpole Falls
Class V
Mumford Bar Ledge Rapid
Class IV+
Slide Rapid
Class IV to IV+
F-14
Class V-
Giant Gap Entrance Rapid
Class III+ to IV
Grater Rapid
Class IV to IV+
Nutcracker Rapid
Class IV to V-
Locomotive Rapid
Class IV+ to V
Dominator Rapid
Class V
Pinball Rapid
Class IV


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