Elaho River - Upper

What It's Like
A late season canyon run with fun whitewater at the end of the road in the Elaho Valley.
Scouting / Portaging
Tough to impossible portage options in a few spots.
2-4 hours
When to Go
Late season - September or later.
157.0cms↑ (Dec 5 05:45)
All photos by Nick Gottlieb.

One of the first rapids once you reach the main canyon.

The heart of the canyon, tough fall light.

Great rapids.

Easy boof, this little rapid is hard to scout.

The last major rapid is the standout rapid of this section. This rapid is a must run.

Last drop.