Shenandoah River Conditions

Current River Status


Last updated November 6, 2019

Front Royal Gauge Reading:River Trips Have Ended For The 2019 Season, We Will Start Trips Again On March 14, 2020!
Cubic Feet per Second (CFS):
River Level:

Normal Range - 2.3 to 2.99 on the Front Royal Gauge

Ideal paddling level, some rapids may be a little pushy! 2.3 to 2.99 feet on the Front Royal Gauge.

Morning River Temperature: Degrees
Water Clarity:
Paddling Conditions:Our store is open 7 days a week for those looking to purchase canoes, kayaks & paddlesports gear, please email or call for an appointment to come check everything out. We will be opening an online store at the beginning of January so you will be able to order and we will ship to your door!
A big THANK YOU to everyone that came out to the river this year to help make this a special place. It's all of you that make this gig worth all the hard work we put in to providing top quality service. From the whole team at Front Royal Outdoors, have a great winter and we look forward to seeing you in the spring!
NOTE: Be advised that river conditions can change rapidly with sudden storms or heavy rain in the upper watershed. Also, water temperature can vary as much as six degrees or more in a single day.

Cubic Feet per Second (CFS)

Front Royal Gauge

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Learn more about current fishing conditions, the local weather forecast, and view streamflow data for the entire basin.

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