Questions or concerns about usgs streamflow data in montana and wyoming can be directed to kirk miller kmiller usgs gov. It is about 25 1 miles 40 4 km long all within del norte county and it flows through the rogue river siskiyou national forest six rivers national forest and.
Runnable flows for kayaking and rafting.
Smith river flows. Forecasts for the smith river at jed smith near crescent city are issued routinely year round. Unlike the other famous montana trout streams mirrored by major thoroughfares the smith river flows for over 50 miles without a single paralleling or bisecting highway. The smith river national recreation area nra is located in the northwest corner of california and is managed by the six rivers national forest.
Dreamflows north smith river flows cfs cubic feet per second. The smith river tolowa. Canoeists should be at the top of their game if attempting this river at low flows.
307 775 9168 updated september 18 2020 usgs water resources monitoring activities were restored effective august 17 2020 at the following site. Available data for this site click to hide station specific text about shift adjusted ratings. Return to area map.
The free digital magazine devoted to covering the fly fishing culture in the great state of montana. The emerald green smith river flows freely and naturally without a single dam for its entire length. Updated april 16 2018.
Kayakers can eek out a hairy run on flows as low as 400 cfs in a hard kayak. Usgs 06077500 smith river near eden mt. 06088500 muddy creek near vaughn montana por.
Some weather data included. Updated june 11 2020 usgs water resources monitoring. Usgs water resources monitoring.
This page displays a snapshot of the most recently reported usgs stream flow data for the smith river in montana. It is the only major system in california to do so. Xaa wvn taa ghii li nii li is a river flowing from the klamath mountains to the pacific ocean in del norte county in extreme northwestern california on the west coast of the united states.
Small rafts recommended under 700 cfs. Historic crests 1 38 40 ft on 12 22 1964. Other than a smattering of summer homes and dude ranches the smith river canyon is all yours for five days without wailing sirens or the drone of motor cars.
Flood categories in feet major flood stage. Low stage in feet. Provisional data subject to revision.