Deschutes River - Wickiup Dam to Pringle Falls Campground

Pringle Falls

Rapid Details

Name Pringle Falls
Class IV- to IV

The Deschutes narros as it crosses under the pringle falls loop road.  This is where Pringle Falls rapid starts.  This rapid is long and continuous getting harder as you near the falls portion of the rapid.

You should highly consider portaging this rapid unless you really know what you are doing.  There have been deaths here.  Proceed with caution below Wyeth Campground.


Best scouting is probably from the bridge and above the mini-gorge.

Recommended Flows Minimum: 500.0
Maximum: 3500.0
Length Feet
Elevation 4244.36 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 43.74053624
Long - -121.60684124

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