Payette River: Chief Parrish

Payette River Corridor, Near Horseshoe Bend, Idaho

Payette River: Chief Parrish does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


The Main Payette River is a classic Class III, pool-drop river. Chief Parrish is located about half way along the Main Payette River between Banks and Beehive Bend. This site is used as a launch or take-out spot primarily used by kayakers. The site is also a popular picnicking site. The facilities include a small, gravel parking area, vault toilet, and three picnic tables. This is a fee parking area - $3.00/day or $20.00 season pass for the Payette River System. Day passes are available on-site.

Payette River Maps (Boater's Guide)