Other Whitewater Trips on the Kootenai River


 »  Upper Kootenai
 »  Middle Kootenai
 »  Kootenai Falls and the Gorge
 »  Lower Kootenai
 »  Yaak River
 »  Ross Creek
 
 »  Review this trip
 »  Post Alert for this trip
 
Lodging in Montana

 »  Montana Bed & Breakfasts
 »  Montana Cabins, Condos, and Vacation Rentals
 »  Montana Campgrounds
 »  Montana Hotels & Motels
 »  Montana Youth Hostels

 
 Find a Rafting Trip

 Link to Us
 Email This Page to a Friend
 Business Login
 Add a Listing

 
  Follow Us On Twitter
  Visit Us On Facebook
 
 

Paddlesports Schools:

Great Northern Whitewater Resort/Glacier River School
Located in:
West Glacier, MT

More Details
Our Website
River/Guide school Great Northern Resort has a 36 year history of providing whitewater and fishing trips on the Flathead River in (more...)
 
 
site home  :: self guided home  :: U.S. river guide  :: Rivers in Montana  :: Kootenai River Montana  :: Upper Kootenai Kayak & Canoe Touring

Upper Kootenai Kayak & Canoe Touring on the Kootenai River



View larger map of Upper Kootenai & get directions
Click 'Earth' to fly through the canyon!
 
Upper Kootenai Info
Use this information at your own risk. See our legal notices.
Put In:  Rexford, MT
Take Out:  Libby Dam
Difficulty:  Class I
Gradient:  6 feet per mile
Run Length:  30 miles
Good Level:  4500-8000 cfs
Streamflow Comments: 

Flows are dam released and erratic.

Season Comments:  March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Primary Season: 
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft,canoe,touring
Camping on River:  There are a few campsites and access points.
Location:  In the Rocky Mtn Region (MT), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

There are multiple access roads near Rexford, MT. Follow Hwy 37 south to the dam.


Upper Kootenai on the Kootenai River

Class I river float.


Last Edited by josho on 5/23/2011
 



Other Resources

Travel Guides
  • Monatana Vacation & Travel Guide