Hard-sided bear containers are required for backpackers in parts of the Needles District.
View from the Island in the Sky Visitor Center, looking east. This camera is maintained offsite by the United States Geological Survey as part of a dust monitoring project.
The highest recently recorded flow in Cataract Canyon is 114,900 cfs in 1984. However, scientists dating driftwood piles estimate that in 1884, the river may have reached 225,000 cfs.
Last Updated: 07/13/2014