2023 Reservation System:
**Be aware that extremely high river levels and flooding are predicted for May-July 2023 due to above average snowfall over the winter. While typical Gunnison River flows through this stretch are between 300-400 cubic feet per second (cfs), flows this year are expected to peak at 7,000 cfs. Fishing and/or approaching the river may not be possible during this time.
Be sure to check the USGS streamgauge data for the Gunnison River below the Gunnison Tunnel at: https://waterdata.usgs.gov/monitoring-location/09128000/#parameterCode=00060&period=P7D
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Last updated: April 12, 2023