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Whitewater River Run

Idaho Salmon River

Headwaters (Gold Creek To Stanley)

Class III- TO III+ Easy

854 CFS

85°, Mostly Sunny

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Salmon River are between a bare minimum of 600cfs and a high of 6,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 13302500, the Salmon River At Salmon Id Remember only watercraft are permitted at Headwaters (Gold Creek to Stanley).

Status Runnable
Class Level III- to III+
Elevation 3,922 ft
Run Length 10.2 Mi
Gradient 32 FPM
Streamflow Discharge 854 cfs
Gage Height 1.9 ft
Reporting Streamgage Salmon River At Salmon Id
USGS 13302500

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Sf Boise River Nr Featherville Id
USGS 13186000
160 cfs 1.4 ft
Big Wood River Nr Bellevue Id
USGS 13141000
89 cfs ft
Efsf Salmon R Abv Sugar Crk Nr Stibnite
USGS 13311250
10 cfs 10.4 ft
Mf Salmon River At Mf Lodge Nr Yellow Pine Id
USGS 13309220
607 cfs 1.6 ft
Meadow Creek Nr Stibnite
USGS 13310850
2 cfs 3.3 ft
Sf Boise River At Anderson Ranch Dam Id
USGS 13190500
291 cfs 3.0 ft
Thompson Creek Nr Clayton Id
USGS 13297330
3 cfs 3.1 ft
Sugar Creek Nr Stibnite
USGS 13311450
9 cfs 6.9 ft
Ef Of Sf Salmon River At Stibnite Id
USGS 13311000
9 cfs 4.9 ft
Squaw Creek Bl Bruno Creek Nr Clayton Id
USGS 13297355
9 cfs 3.2 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Mill Creek Summit
1" 1"
bench lakes
4.6" 1.2"
Soldier R.S.
1" -1"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Casino Creek 20 6,130 ft
Mountain View 9 6,496 ft
Smokey Bear 17 7,025 ft
Sunny Gulch 59 6,442 ft
Point 19 6,570 ft
Mormon Bend 17 6,094 ft
Alturas Inlet 29 7,013 ft
Redfish Outlet None 6,566 ft
Glacier View 82 6,295 ft
Basin Creek 18 6,065 ft
Blind Creek 6 6,011 ft
North Shore Alturas 23 7,041 ft
Chinook Bay 18 6,495 ft
Bonanza Volunteer Camp 20 6,364 ft
Pettit Lake 20 7,011 ft
Salmon River 37 6,147 ft
Mount Heyburn 23 6,580 ft
Sockeye 24 6,608 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Soldier Mountain 1" 77° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Sunbeam Run (Stanley to Sunbeam Dam) 1070.0cfs 13.0 Mi III- to III+
Torreys to East Fork 1070.0cfs 17.7 Mi II
Headwaters (Gold Creek to Stanley) 1070.0cfs 10.2 Mi III- to III+

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