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Whitewater River Run

Utah Green River

Ouray To Sand Wash

Class I Difficulty


60°, Mostly Sunny

The Ouray to Sand Wash river run on the Green River in Utah is a beautiful and challenging stretch of water. This section of the river is a Class II-III run with occasional Class IV rapids, making it suitable for intermediate to advanced paddlers. The best time to float this section is from April to June, when the water levels are high, with a recommended flow rate of 2,000-6,000 cfs. Obstacles on the river include several rapids, including Big Drop, Little Hole, and Hells Half Mile, and narrow canyons that require careful navigation. Overall, this river run offers stunning scenery, exciting rapids, and a challenging adventure for experienced paddlers.

Weather today, Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

Status Runnable
Class Level I
Elevation 5,606 ft
Run Length 32.5 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 1350 cfs
Gauge Height 8.8 ft
Reporting Streamgage Green River Near Greendale
USGS 09234500

Nearby Streamflow Levels

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Duchesne R Ab Uinta R Near Randlett
USGS 09295100
245 cfs 4.1 ft
Duchesne River At Myton
USGS 09295000
287 cfs 4.2 ft
Ashley Cr Abv Sp Nr Vernal Ut
USGS 09265500
4 cfs 3.9 ft
Price River At Woodside
USGS 09314500
45 cfs 7.0 ft
Green River At Green River
USGS 09315000
2,840 cfs 6.4 ft
Colorado River Near Colorado-Utah State Line
USGS 09163500
3,930 cfs 4.0 ft
Whiterocks River Near Whiterocks
USGS 09299500
94 cfs 2.3 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change

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