Colorado River - Grand Canyon

Hermit Rapid

Rapid Details

Name Hermit Rapid
Class III to IV

7-8 on the Grand Canyon Scale.  III to IV on the international scale.  This rapid becomes a little easier at lower water.  Some of the big holes go away at low flows.  Many river runners claim this is the best wave train on the Colorado River.


Scout on the left.

Recommended Flows Minimum: 4000.0
Maximum: 50000.0
Length Feet
Elevation 2342.94 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 36.10002956
Long - -112.20968197

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