USGS  Buffalo River Gauge at St. Joe, AR

River Gauges
West to East
Too Low
to Float
Low but
Floatable
Ample Water
for Floating
Experienced
Floaters Only
River Closed
at Flood Stage
Below 3.6'
3.6' to 4.5'
4.6' to 8.5'
8.6' to 12.5'
Over 12.5'
Below 2.0'
2.0' to 3.4'
3.5' to 5.9'
6.0' to 10.0'
Over 10.0'
Kayaking the Buffalo National River
Canoeing the Buffalo River
Fall Floating on the Buffalo National River
Pictures © Michael Dougherty