Snake River Birds of Prey NCA

Swan Falls AreaSwan Falls

The Swan Falls area near the Snake River meanders along the southern border of the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area.  Enjoy spots for boating (motorized and non-motorized), camping, fishing, hiking, hunting, picnicking, scenic viewing and waterskiing.

Location: South of Kuna, follow Swan Falls Road for approximately 10 miles to Swan Falls Dam.

Boat put-in: Below Swan Falls Dam
Boat Take-out: Celebration Park 


  • No fees
  • Ideal flows: 3,000-40,000 cfs
  • Year-round use
  • Craft Type: raft, kayak, canoe, drift boat, jet boat
  • Difficulty: Class II rapids
  • Shuttle: 12 miles
  • No portages
  • Boat ramp