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Whitewater River Run

Idaho Snake River

Palisade Dam To Lorenzo (South Fork)

Class II


79°, Sunny Then Chance T-Storms

The Palisade Dam to Lorenzo South Fork river run in Idaho on the Snake River is a class II-III whitewater section that is best floated in the summer months when water levels are at their highest. The run features several fun rapids and beautiful scenery, but also has some potentially dangerous obstacles such as submerged rocks and strainers. It's important to know the recommended flow rate for this run is 3,000-8,000 cfs, and to use caution when navigating the river. Overall, this run is a great option for intermediate paddlers looking for a fun day trip.

Weather today, A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 79. East southeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Status Runnable
Class Level II
Elevation 5,369 ft
Run Length 53.0 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 14000 cfs
Gauge Height 9.2 ft
Reporting Streamgage Snake River Nr Irwin Id
USGS 13032500

Nearby Streamflow Levels

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Falls River Nr Squirrel Id
USGS 13047500
2,140 cfs 2.8 ft
Willow Creek Floodway Channel Nr Ucon Id
USGS 13058520
220 cfs 4.6 ft
Falls River Ab Yellowstone Canal Nr Squirrel Id
USGS 13046995
2,580 cfs 7.7 ft
Gros Ventre River At Kelly Wy
USGS 13014500
2,000 cfs 6.6 ft
Granite C Ab Granite C Supplemental
USGS 13016305
272 cfs 5.4 ft
Willow Creek Bl Floodway Channel Nr Ucon Id
USGS 13058530
114 cfs 4.5 ft
Sand Creek Ab Willow Creek Div Nr Ucon Id
USGS 13058510
427 cfs 2.9 ft
Willow Creek Nr Ririe Id
USGS 13058000
253 cfs 3.9 ft
Gros Ventre River At Zenith Wy
USGS 13015000
1,610 cfs 19.7 ft
Snake River Nr Heise Id
USGS 13037500
17,000 cfs 6.7 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change

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