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 01/13 01/14 01/15 01/16 01/17 01/18 01/19
1 954 954 953 990 1037 939 939
2 954 954 951 1016 1038 939 939
3 954 954 951 1019 956 939 939
4 954 954 951 1016 939 939 939
5 954 954 952 1012 939 939 939
6 954 954 952 999 939 939 940
7 954 954 949 970 939 939 946
8 954 953 943 956 940 939 946
9 954 913 913 970 890 939 946
10 954 900 928 980 866 939 946
11 954 908 955 988 884 939 952
12 954 976 999 1019 974 939
13 954 1011 999 1103 1041 939
14 954 997 958 1260 1013 939
15 954 977 954 1184 960 939
16 954 969 954 1086 944 939
17 954 956 954 1085 940 939
18 954 954 953 1109 940 939
19 954 954 953 1085 940 939
20 954 954 952 1033 939 939
21 954 954 953 984 939 939
22 954 954 953 957 939 939
23 954 954 955 969 939 939
24 954 953 959 1014 940 939
Graph: Current Day Hourly Avg Flow Rates as of Fri Jan 19 11:32:35 PST 2018

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.