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Whitewater River Run

Oregon Rogue River

Gold Ray Dam To Grants Pass

Class II+ TO IV Difficulty


68°, Showers And Patchy Fog Then Slight Chance Showers

The Gold Ray Dam to Grants Pass river run on the Rogue River in Oregon is a scenic and exciting journey through Class II and III rapids. The run begins with a portage around the Gold Ray Dam before encountering rapids such as Upper and Lower Black Bar Falls and Nugget Falls. The best time to float this section of water is in the summer and early fall, with a recommended flow range of 1,500 to 3,000 CFS. Other obstacles to watch out for include rocks, sweepers, and fallen trees. Overall, this river run is great for intermediate kayakers and rafters looking for a fun and challenging adventure.

Weather today, Showers, mainly before 11am. Patchy fog between 8am and 11am. High near 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Status Runnable
Class Level II+ to IV
Elevation 1,149 ft
Run Length 24.5 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 1370 cfs
Gauge Height 1.2 ft
Reporting Streamgage Rogue River At Raygold Near Central Point
USGS 14359000

Nearby Streamflow Levels

Gauge Streamflow Stage
N.Umpqua R Blw Slide Ck Dam Nr Toketee Falls
USGS 14315700
291 cfs 2.4 ft
Little River At Peel
USGS 14318000
32 cfs 2.4 ft
Clearwater R Ab Trap Cr Nr T Falls
USGS 14314500
52 cfs 3.4 ft
Clearwater R Blw Mowich Creek
USGS 14314700
50 cfs 4.7 ft
North Umpqua River At Winchester
USGS 14319500
831 cfs 1.9 ft
Fish Creek Abv Slipper Creek Nr Toketee Falls
USGS 14315950
56 cfs 4.7 ft
North Umpqua River At Toketee Falls Oreg.
USGS 14315500
91 cfs 3.3 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change

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