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Whitewater River Run

Utah Ogden River

Rainbow Gardens

Class III TO IV- Easy

24 CFS

Too Low
68°, Sunny

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Ogden River are between a bare minimum of 150cfs and a high of 1,500cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 10137500, the South Fork Ogden River Near Huntsville Remember only watercraft are permitted at Rainbow Gardens.

Status Too Low
Class Level III to IV-
Elevation 5,219 ft
Run Length 3.0 Mi
Gradient 40 FPM
Streamflow Discharge 24.4 cfs
Gage Height 1.3 ft
Reporting Streamgage South Fork Ogden River Near Huntsville
USGS 10137500

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Lost Creek Near Croyden
USGS 10132500
7 cfs 1.1 ft
Mcleod Creek Near Park City
USGS 10133600
6 cfs 6.2 ft
Little Cottonwood Creek @ Jordan River Nr Slc
USGS 10168000
3 cfs 0.3 ft
East Canyon Creek Near Jeremy Ranch
USGS 10133800
14 cfs 4.8 ft
Snake Creek Near Charleston
USGS 10156000
34 cfs 2.2 ft
Ogden River Nr Gibson Avenue At Ogden
USGS 10140700
79 cfs 5.8 ft
West Canyon Creek Near Cedar Fort
USGS 10166430
0 cfs 2.1 ft
Farmington Cr Abv Div Nr Farmington
USGS 10142000
2 cfs 0.4 ft
Provo River Near Charleston
USGS 10155500
198 cfs 3.7 ft
Surplus Canal @ Salt Lake City
USGS 10170500
111 cfs 9.6 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Emigrant Summit
1" 0"
Tony Grove Lake
2" 0"
Thaynes Canyon
1" 0"
Dry Fork
1" 0"
Franklin Basin
2" 0"
Mill-D North
1" 1"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort 0" 57° 0"
Alta Ski Area 0" 57° 0"
Solitude Mountain Resort 1" 55° 0"
Powder Mountain 0" 66° 0"
Snowbasin 0" 67° 0"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Below Ogden Play Park 126.0cfs 3.0 Mi II
3rd Dam to 2nd Dam 67.7cfs None Mi II+ to III
Riverdale Wave 0.77cfs 0.18 Mi III-
Logan Town Run 127.0cfs None Mi II+ to III-
Park and Ride to Old Mill Catch Pond 92.3cfs 1.25 Mi IV to V
Morgan Waterfall 0.77cfs 0.1 Mi III+
Ricks Spring to Wood Camp Campground 127.0cfs None Mi III+ to IV
Round Valley 0.77cfs 5.5 Mi II
Scrambled Eggs Bend 308.0cfs 4.0 Mi IV
Rainbow Gardens 153.0cfs 3.0 Mi III to IV-
Ogden Play Park 324.0cfs 0.06 Mi III-
Staircase Section - 2nd Dam to 1st Dam 127.0cfs None Mi IV+ to V-
Lower Ogden 153.0cfs 2.5 Mi III+
Mouth of Weber Canyon to Riverdale 0.77cfs 10.0 Mi III
Ogden Narrows 153.0cfs 2.0 Mi III+ to IV

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