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 sunny, with a high near 78. calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
This run is accessible from just a single access point, Access - Mill City, located along the North Santiam River.
The Mill City to Mehama is currently
with streamflow levels at 1090cfs,
runnable rate of 1500cfs.
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.
Over the course of the next 5 days, weather conditions on the river are expected to range between
A 30 percent chance of rain after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between
Explore the latest streamflow conditions for local whitewater destinations on and around the North Santiam River.