Mineral Creek, South Fork - South Mineral Creek

Colorado-US  

Description

This is a short section on a very steep creek with drops, rapids and other class V fun.  Scout and be aware of what you are running.  Above and below this section is class VI or unrunnable water.

Use the gauge in Silverton as a general guide.  It's the only gauge out there that will give you a feel for the runoff other than a visual.

Statistics

Class V to V+
Current Flow -999999.0 CFS
11-21-2017 15:30
Recommended Flow Minimum: 100.0
Average: 200.0
Maximum: 300.0
Typical Season Begins: May
Ends: July
Recommended Use Kayaking: Yes
Rafting: No
Canoeing: No
SUP: No
Packrafting: No
Fishing: No
Primary Gauge MINERAL CREEK AT SILVERTON, CO
Length 0.5 Mile(s)
Gradient 246.0 FPM