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Old 04-07-2008   #1
Crested Butte, Colorado
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Escalante River Flows

Help, I cannot remember the minimum flow for the Escalante River flowing from Boulder to Lake Powell! Does anyone know this information. Also state CSF or Gague reading.

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Old 04-07-2008   #2
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search the forum...all sorts of Escalante talk as of late...

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Old 04-08-2008   #3
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It ain't no effing lake, mate. . .

We in the radical green devil-worshiper fringe call it Dominy Sump, after the BuRec monster who criminalized it into existence.

For a reasonable trip, the minimum flow for the Escalante gage is 40 cfs. Check out the recent threads about the SNOTEL site (WIDTSOE #3) and look at the SWE (snow water equivalent) graph.

The snowpack is below average this year. It's a 5-7 day trip and you don't want to run out of water halfway down.

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