Above Soda Reservoir

24-hour Water Release Info

Check the flow before you go
Flow line: 1-800-547-1501

PDF Black Canyon Boater Flow Schedule

The Bear River in Idaho near PacifiCorp’s hydroelectric facilities is a valuable source of public recreation. In particular, the Black Canyon below the Grace dam and the Oneida Narrows below the Oneida dam provide opportunities for whitewater recreation, depending on the time of year and the availability of water.

 

 

 

 

More information is available in the table, and graph below.

Table: 7 days Hourly Avg Flow Rates cu ft/sec
Hour 09/13 09/14 09/15 09/16 09/17 09/18 09/19
1 790 781 781 794 793 784 809
2 788 781 786 794 794 781 814
3 788 781 798 794 794 781 818
4 788 783 801 794 794 782 821
5 788 781 807 794 794 783 824
6 788 782 808 794 794 785 833
7 788 782 808 794 794 788 840
8 789 783 808 795 792 788 843
9 791 786 808 795 788 788 848
10 794 788 805 795 792 788 849
11 794 788 801 794 790 788 851
12 794 788 801 797 788 788
13 790 788 801 795 788 788
14 790 788 801 796 788 785
15 789 788 801 796 788 786
16 788 788 801 795 788 783
17 788 788 801 794 786 781
18 787 788 801 794 783 781
19 786 786 801 794 782 781
20 786 786 797 794 781 781
21 781 788 794 794 781 788
22 781 788 794 791 781 796
23 781 788 794 793 786 801
24 781 787 794 794 784 807
Graph: Current Day Hourly Avg Flow Rates as of Tue Sep 19 10:15:29 PDT 2017

These water management data are provisional readings of current river flow conditions. Beware and use caution since river flows can change dramatically because of operational changes at the dams or due to weather conditions.