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Whitewater River Run

Idaho Lochsa River

Split Creek To Lowell

Class II+ TO III+ Difficulty


84°, Patchy Fog Then Sunny

The Split Creek to Lowell river run on the Lochsa River in Idaho is a thrilling Class III-IV whitewater experience. It is best to float this section of water during the summer months of June to September when the river flow ranges from 2,000 to 4,000 CFS. As you float downstream, watch out for challenging river obstacles such as Deadman's Eddy and Lochsa Falls. The rapids are continuous, with tight technical moves and big waves, making it perfect for intermediate to experienced rafters. Overall, this river run is perfect for those seeking a thrilling adventure and breathtaking views.

Weather today, Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind.

Status Runnable
Class Level II+ to III+
Elevation 1,456 ft
Run Length 15.0 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 4210 cfs
Gauge Height 4.7 ft
Reporting Streamgage Lochsa River Nr Lowell Id
USGS 13337000

Nearby Streamflow Levels

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Selway River Nr Lowell Id
USGS 13336500
5,970 cfs 6.2 ft
Sf Clearwater River At Stites Id
USGS 13338500
1,930 cfs 4.5 ft
Sf Clearwater River Nr Elk City Id
USGS 13337500
42 cfs 4.7 ft
St. Joe River At Red Ives Ranger Station Id
USGS 12413875
506 cfs 2.5 ft
Clear Ck At Kooskia National Fish Hatchery
USGS 13337099
18 cfs 11.9 ft
Lochsa River Nr Lowell Id
USGS 13337000
4,210 cfs 4.7 ft
Nf Clearwater River Nr Canyon Ranger Station Id
USGS 13340600
4,420 cfs 8.4 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change

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