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WELCHES RUN

Salmon River - oregon
Updated June 20, 2019, 2:45 p.m.

Streamflow 2970 cfs
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Length 5 Miles
Class II+ to III
Current Weather 71° Sunny
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Run Overview

This class II+ to III journey is accessible from Access - Wilderness Bridge along the Salmon River. Paddlers should prepare for some fun paddling along this run.

This is a nice intermediate run that begins in the canyon and runs out to Welches, OR.  For the most part this is class II to III water depending on water levels.  There is no gauge on the Salmon so you'll need to get a visual on the flow and make a call if it's worth floating or not.  Spring runoff is typically the season here. Weather on the river today will be sunny, with a high near 71. west wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

Season Begins: April & Ends: June



Weather Overview: 71° Today, Sunny

Over the course of the next 5 days, weather conditions on the river are expected to range between A chance of rain and snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. to sunny, with a high near 71. west wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. winds could gust as high as 29 mph. It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 57° - 71°

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