Unofficial River Information

The following guides are opinionated, biased, dated, incomplete, and only partially [in]accurate.


River - StretchClassDescriptionArchivesFlow Resource
Applegate - UpperII-IIITrip ReportsNWRFC
Illinois - Wild & ScenicIII-IV (V)Trip ReportsUSGS / NWRFC
Klamath - UpperIII-IVXUSGS
Rogue River - Nugget / PowerhouseII-IIIXUSGS / NWRFC
Rogue River - North Fork (Takelma Gorge)IV-VXTrip ReportsUSGS
Rogue River - North Fork (Mill Creek)IVXTrip ReportsUSGS
Rogue River - Wild & ScenicII-III (IV)XTrip ReportsUSGS / NWRFC
Umpqua - NorthII-VXNWRFC


Cal-Salmon River

Forks of the Kern

Lower Kern

Upper Kern

Box Canyon of the Sacramento

Scott River

Middle Fork of the Smith

North Fork of the Smith

South Fork of the Smith

Burnt Ranch Gorge of the Trinity


Washougal River

White Salmon River

Upper Wind River


Lower Salmon

Main Salmon

Middle Fork of the Salmon

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