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MOAB DAILY - HITTLE BOTTOM TO TAKE OUT BEACH

Colorado River - utah
Updated Dec. 9, 2019, 2 a.m.
Class
II+ to III
Moderate
Length
14.0
Miles
Gradient
5.15
Feet / Mile
Status RUNNABLE
Streamflow 3750 cfs
Average 4000 cfs
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Current Weather 67° Sunny
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This is a great beginner run for all watercraft.  At higher water flows the run gets pushier and more exciting.  Even though the river looks tame, swimmers should be aware of strong currents.  Always wear your lifejacket on this stretch of river. Weather on the river today will be sunny, with a high near 67. calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

This run is accessible from 5 public boat access points along the Colorado River.

Season Begins: January & Ends: December



Streamflow Conditions

The Moab Daily - Hittle Bottom to Take Out Beach is currently runnable with streamflow levels at 3750cfs, about 7% above the average runnable rate of 4000cfs. Streamflow levels and subsequent run conditions for Moab Daily - Hittle Bottom To Take Out Beach are sourced from the USGS streamflow gage located at Colorado River Near Cisco, Ut.


Our recommended river levels for paddling this section of the Colorado River are between a bare minimum of 1500cfs and a high of 20000cfs. Paddlers can expect to come across 5 class II+ to III obstacles as they float down this 14 mile stretch of the Colorado River.

Whitewater Rapids

Obstacle Class Elevation
Onion Creek Class II+ to III Feet
Professor Creek Rapid Class II+ Feet
Rocky Rapid Class II+ to III Feet
Castle Creek or Whites Rapid Class II+ to III Feet
Salt Wash Rapid Class II Feet


Weather Overview: 67° Today, Sunny

Over the course of the next 5 days, weather conditions on the river are expected to range between A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. to sunny, with a high near 67. calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 56° - 67°



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