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Whitewater River Run

Utah Colorado River


Class III TO IV Easy

3,210 CFS

86°, 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 3210 cfs
Gage Height 2.4 ft
Reporting Streamgage Colorado River Near Cisco
USGS 09180500

Nearby Water Data

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Dolores River At Bedrock
USGS 09169500
19 cfs 0.8 ft
Castle Creek Below Castle Valley Near Moab
USGS 09182400
4 cfs 5.8 ft
San Miguel River At Brooks Bridge Near Nucla Co
USGS 09174600
27 cfs 1.6 ft
Colorado River Near Cisco
USGS 09180500
3,210 cfs 2.4 ft
Mill Creek At Sheley Tunnel
USGS 09183500
5 cfs 3.1 ft
Dolores River Near Gateway
USGS 09179450
87 cfs 6.6 ft
Mill Creek Below Sheley Tunnel
USGS 09183600
4 cfs 1.4 ft
Colorado River At Potash
USGS 09185600
3,250 cfs 6.7 ft
White River Near Watson
USGS 09306500
271 cfs 2.0 ft
San Miguel River At Uravan
USGS 09177000
77 cfs 2.7 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change

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
Moab Daily - Hittle Bottom to Take Out Beach 4620.0cfs 14.0 Mi II+ to III
Horsethief and Ruby Canyons 4120.0cfs 27.0 Mi II to II+
Hittle Bottom to Rocky Rapid 4620.0cfs 6.5 Mi II+ to III
Westwater 4620.0cfs 17.0 Mi III to IV
Gateway to Dewey Bridge (Colorado River) 648.0cfs 32.0 Mi III- to IV
Cisco to Hittle Bottom 4620.0cfs 24.0 Mi I to II

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