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Old 04-01-2012   #1
 
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Yampa May 23

My friend drew a Yampa permit for Wednesday May 23, planning a 5 day trip. Any guess on what the flows might be like this year? None of us have been down before, let me know if you are interested in going, we will probably have room and would appreciate any advice on logistics!

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Old 04-02-2012   #2
 
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What will flows be? In a word...crap!!! what little snow there is it is fading fast. I put on the 24th. Was there in '09 (i think) and it was over 20,000. The water was over the picnic tables at the put-in. If it is 3,000 I think we'll be lucky. Regardless, still an awesome trip.
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Old 04-03-2012   #3
 
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I think this is the web site for current Yampa flows at the put in. You will have more than enough for a great trip, don't worry.

USGS Current Conditions for USGS 09260050 YAMPA RIVER AT DEERLODGE PARK, CO
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Old 04-03-2012   #4
 
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Better site for flows

Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service: Grand Junction: Yampa River near Deerlodge Park

More accurate the closer you get, but still has value
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