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Cumberland Falls is a waterfall in Red Dead Redemption 2 and Red Dead Online in The Heartlands region of the New Hanover territory. The waterfall is a part of the Dakota River.


Events of Red Dead Redemption 2

Horseshoe Overlook Chapter

In Ellie Anne Swan's bounty mission, she can be found in a camp on the shore nearby Cumberland Falls, with a man.

Saint Denis Chapter

In the mission "Oh, Brother III", Proetus and Acrisius climb into barrels and ask the player to push them down the waterfall in order to prove their braveness.

The first High Stakes Treasure can be found behind the waterfall.


  • If the player were to go down Cumberland Falls, the waterfall is short enough that, though they would lose a large chunk of their health, they would most likely survive.
  • Cumberland Falls is one of two labeled Waterfalls on the Dakota River, the other one being Donner Falls.
  • In Red Dead Online, Cumberland Falls can be the location of a gang hideout.
  • Near Cumberland Falls the player may have a random encounter with a young man skipping stones across the river.