Mon, Apr 20, 2020
Boise River flow will be increased to 2700 cfs. Normal flow rate for this time of year. Will we have a float season this year? Let's hope so!
Tue, Sep 03, 2019
Official float season is now over. Until next season!
Mon, Sep 02, 2019
Today is the last official day of the 2019 float season.
Mon, Aug 26, 2019
The last 'official' day of the 2019 float season is Labor Day (September 2nd). Be sure to get your float on before then!
Sun, Jul 07, 2019
Be careful when floating around near the Gene Harris Bandshell, Boise Fire and Boise Police have responded to multiple water rescues near the area as floaters get their rafts caught on brush,
Mon, Jul 01, 2019
Floating season is set to officially open tomorrow!
Fri, Jun 28, 2019
Boise River is expected to hit just above 1,500 cfs today which will allow the debris pickup teams to go through and remove debris that can cause hazards for floaters. The river is expected to hit 1,200 cfs after this weekend which means we are getting VERY close to float season!
Tue, Jun 25, 2019
Flows are set to be decreased Thursday and Friday. Flows will decrease to about 1,550 cfs by this weekend through Boise. The reservoirs are at about 97% capacity and inflows into the reservoirs have also been decreasing as of late. More information on when floating can begin on Boise River is expected in the next week or so.
Fri, May 24, 2019
Boise River flow is being reduced to 3300 cubic feet per second today. This still too quick (and too cold burrr) for floating so please be safe if you are around the Boise River this Memorial Weekend!
Thu, May 16, 2019
Army Corp of Engineers is reducing Boise River flow through Boise by 500 cubic feet per second today. A great sign for upcoming floating season!
Fri, May 10, 2019
The Boise Fire Department’s water craft used for river rescues and to clear debris prior to and during float seasons have been damaged. The city may look to contracting out debris removal. https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/article230188404.html
Thu, May 02, 2019
Boise River floating season 2019 is fast approaching. Floating season typically begins in June.