River Report
Report Bugs Weather Map River Rating: River Flow: 1080 cfs
River Statistics:
»Golden
Current:   1080 cfs
6 Hrs Ago:   1190 cfs
12 Hrs Ago:   1290 cfs
24 Hrs Ago:   1200 cfs
Gage Height:   6.36 ft

Idaho Springs
Current:   992 cfs
6 Hrs Ago:   916 cfs
12 Hrs Ago:   962 cfs
24 Hrs Ago:   1040 cfs
Gage Height:   5.84 ft

The flows at Clear Creek area on their way up but nothing out of control as of right now. The further up you go the better the clarity and lower the cfs. Thought the town of Golden, CC is running high and off color. Streamers can be fun through the kayak run or a deep nymph rig with golden stones, caddis, bow's and worms. As you work your way up the canyon, similar rigs that worked through town will work up there. Throw in a hopper dropper in your mix and you will stay busy all day. As the day warms up fish will be keying in on certain bugs, specifically BWO and stones. If their gaze shifts up hoppers and BWO's can be downright silly. Get up there before runoff hits as Clear Creek can be sever. With that being said call the shop for the most up to date flows. 303-447-2400

Report Updated On: 05/26/2017
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