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Whitewater River Run

Idaho Fall River

Cave Falls Run

Class III TO III+ Difficulty


Too Low
50°, Showers Likely And Patchy Fog Then Showers

The Cave Falls Run on the Falls River in Idaho is a challenging Class IV-V river run, with plenty of obstacles to navigate, including tight slots, large drops, and steep rapids. This section of water is best run in late spring or early summer when the water levels are high, with a recommended CFS of 1000-2000 for a thrilling ride. This is not a run for beginner or intermediate paddlers, as the currents are powerful and unpredictable, but experienced rafters and kayakers will find plenty of excitement and thrills on this challenging stretch of river.

Weather today, Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Patchy fog between 9am and 11am. High near 50. East wind 5 to 14 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

Status Too Low
Class Level III to III+
Elevation 5,596 ft
Run Length 14.0 Mi
Streamflow Discharge 212 cfs
Gauge Height 0.7 ft
Reporting Streamgage Falls River Nr Squirrel Id
USGS 13047500

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