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 06/20 06/21 06/22 06/23 06/24 06/25 06/26
1 584 517 719 788 788 1104 1123
2 576 514 732 788 788 1110 1124
3 573 514 742 782 788 1110 1126
4 568 514 750 781 788 1110 1126
5 568 511 758 781 789 1113 1126
6 567 509 764 781 798 1118 1127
7 561 509 770 781 810 1120 1128
8 557 508 775 781 858 1124 1127
9 552 504 775 781 897 1123 1126
10 552 504 777 784 928 1125 1126
11 552 508 781 788 958 1125 1126
12 551 509 781 788 985 1121 1126
13 546 509 785 788 1006 1121 1126
14 544 512 788 788 1025 1120 1126
15 541 517 788 788 1038 1125 1123
16 537 526 788 788 1051 1122 1122
17 531 540 788 788 1060 1123 0
18 528 563 788 788 1068 1123
19 524 589 788 788 1077 1119
20 523 616 788 788 1083 1124
21 519 639 788 788 1088 1126
22 519 662 788 788 1095 1125
23 519 683 788 788 1098 1123
24 702 788 788 1102 1121
Graph: Current Day Hourly Avg Flow Rates as of Wed Jun 26 15:14:11 PDT 2019

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.