River Info

Two people on a canoe on a river, four people in two canoes in the distance

River Info: Charts and Maps

River Gage Graph

Explanation of data:

Over 3.5 feet: Flood stage. Dangerous conditions, expect possible river closures.

Over 2.5 feet to 3.5 feet: Fast moving water, possible dangers include strainers caused by debris in water. Higher river level covers sand and gravel bars; reduced areas available to exit river.

Over 1.5 feet to 2.5 feet: Ideal conditions. At lower levels some shallow areas may require exiting the boat and walking.

Under 1.5 feet: Shallows increase significantly. Many portions not navigable, require walking river with boat. Recommend paddling Vermilion river as alternative option

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