|Runnable Min||500 cfs|
|Runnable Max||1500 cfs|
|Class||IV to IV+|
Bend to Tumalo State Park (Riverhouse Run) is currently
with streamflow levels at 585cfs,
runnable rate of 1000cfs.
Our recommended river levels for paddling this section of the Deschutes River are between a bare minimum of 500cfs and a high of 1500cfs.
Streamflow levels and subsequent run conditions for Bend To Tumalo State Park (Riverhouse Run) are sourced from the USGS streamflow gage located at Deschutes River Near Culver, Oreg..
This class IV to IV+ journey is accessible from
3 different boat launch points
along the Deschutes River.
Paddlers should prepare for
the 6 class IV to IV+ whitewater rapids
As the river leaves the North part of Bend, much of the water gets diverted above in the many spillways and canals. This leaves a smaller feeling river for the next few miles that make up the Riverhouse Run. Because the flows are typically smaller here, watch for wood and other hazards in this area. Weather on the river today will be sunny, with a high near 70. southwest wind 7 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning. winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
|Intro Rapids||Class III to III+||3478.67 Feet|
|Wright Stuff Rapid||Class IV||3449.41 Feet|
|Flumes of Doom Rapid||Class IV to IV+||3422.26 Feet|
|T-Rex Rapid||Class III+ to IV||3365.45 Feet|
|The Ogre Rapid||Class IV||3280.05 Feet|
|Final Rapid||Class II+ to III||3236.79 Feet|
Over the course of the next 5 days, weather conditions on the river are expected to range between
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
sunny, with a high near 77.
It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between