|Runnable Min||800 cfs|
|Runnable Max||3000 cfs|
|Class||II- to II|
64° Partly Sunny
Mill City to Mehama is currently
with streamflow levels at 1240cfs,
runnable rate of 1500cfs.
Our recommended river levels for paddling this section of the North Santiam River are between a bare minimum of 800cfs and a high of 3000cfs.
Streamflow levels and subsequent run conditions for Mill City To Mehama are sourced from the USGS streamflow gage located at North Santiam River At Niagara, Or.
This class II- to II journey is accessible from
Access - Mill City
along the North Santiam River.
Paddlers should prepare for
some fun paddling
This "lower" run has less whitewater, more houses, and more people (during the summer) than the run upstream (Packsaddle Park to Mill City). The river takes on a more urban feel here and the lack of any "major" rapids makes this a common training ground for up and coming Kayakers, open canoists, and families looking for a summer float. Weather on the river today will be partly sunny, with a high near 64. calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Over the course of the next 5 days, weather conditions on the river are expected to range between
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between