Palouse River - 1. Hooper to Palouse Falls State Park

Palouse River, Washington, US


1. Hooper to Palouse Falls State Park

Usual Difficulty III+(V) (for normal flows)
Length 11 Miles
Avg. Gradient 31 fpm

Little Palouse Falls, Wash.

Little Palouse Falls, Wash.
Photo of Chris Fee by Blake Blakely taken 05/08/03 @ low

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-13351000 900 - 3000 cfs III+(V) 00h26m 241 cfs (too low)

River Description

Lat/Long very approximate. Scout the take-out carefully upstream of the falls where the river takes its 185' plunge into the Palouse Canyon.

River description and photos available at Oregon Kayaking.

Video of Tyler Bradt's world record plunge over Palouse Falls.

StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2014-11-10 00:33:01

Rapid Descriptions

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