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Whitewater River Run

Utah Colorado River


Class III TO IV Easy

2,320 CFS

41°, Mostly Sunny

Suggested river levels for paddling this section of the Colorado River are between a bare minimum of 1,000cfs and a high of 16,000cfs. River conditions sourced from USGS 09180500, the Colorado River Near Cisco Remember only watercraft are permitted at Westwater.

Status Runnable
Class Level III to IV
Elevation 4,094 ft
Run Length 17.0 Mi
Gradient 10 FPM
Streamflow Discharge 2320 cfs
Gage Height 1.9 ft
Reporting Streamgage Colorado River Near Cisco
USGS 09180500

Nearby Snowpack and Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
White River Near Watson
USGS 09306500
310 cfs 2.7 ft
Dolores River Near Gateway
USGS 09179450
46 cfs 7.3 ft
Colorado River At Potash
USGS 09185600
2,320 cfs 6.0 ft
Colorado River Near Colorado-Utah State Line
USGS 09163500
2,090 cfs 2.8 ft
San Miguel River At Brooks Bridge Near Nucla Co
USGS 09174600
65 cfs 2.0 ft
Castle Creek Below Castle Valley Near Moab
USGS 09182400
4 cfs 5.8 ft
Colorado River Near Cisco
USGS 09180500
2,320 cfs 1.9 ft
Mill Creek Below Sheley Tunnel
USGS 09183600
752 cfs 1.1 ft
Mill Creek Blw Pack Creek Nr Mouth At Moab
USGS 09185100
3 cfs 4.1 ft
Dolores River Near Cisco
USGS 09180000
103 cfs 7.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Lasal Mountain
49" 0"
East Willow Creek
46" 0"
jensen coop
18" 0"
Camp Jackson
50" -1"
Lasal Mountain-Lower
39" 0"
Buckboard Flat
48" 0"

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Rabbit Valley 8 4,564 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Hittle Bottom to Rocky Rapid 4620.0cfs 6.5 Mi II+ to III
Horsethief and Ruby Canyons 4120.0cfs 27.0 Mi II to II+
Cisco to Hittle Bottom 4620.0cfs 24.0 Mi I to II
Gateway to Dewey Bridge (Colorado River) 648.0cfs 32.0 Mi III- to IV
Moab Daily - Hittle Bottom to Take Out Beach 4620.0cfs 14.0 Mi II+ to III
Westwater 4620.0cfs 17.0 Mi III to IV

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