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OR | Hike | Waterfall Scramble

This hike goes from high in the mountains down into the foothills, scrambling over boulders and small drops to get to obscure and hard to find waterfalls. The waterfalls themselves are usually in excess of 20 ft, getting larger the further down the mountains we come, until we get to Tumalo Falls which is 97 ft tall.
Great picturesque views, some cool plants, maybe a swimming hole if it is warm enough. There are two options for the trip, a long and a shorter hike, depending on what you are up for and how many waterfalls you want to see. Afterwards, I can give you some recommendations for great places to eat and drink in Bend.

Photo Credit: Gary Halvorson, Oregon State Archives

Nearest City: Bend
Maximum Participants: 3
Seasonal Availability:
Dry-Season Only
Winter Only
Year-Round
Very Limited
State: Oregon
Start Time: 9am
Meet-up Location: Westside Safeway at 14th/Century Drive and Simpson Ave
Difficulty:
Easy
Intermediate
Hard
Extreme
Duration:
1-2 Hours
2-4 Hours
4+ Hours
Minimum age of Participants:
No Children
0-5 Years
6-12 Years
13+ Years
About Me: I am a Bend Native, and a botanist familiar with the local flora and fauna. I enjoy hiking, biking, and trains, as well as history and science.
Certifications I Have: CPR, First Aid, Eagle Scout
Provided Gear: Water, Snacks, First Aid Kit,
Required Gear: Good hiking boots, rain gear, snacks, 2 liters of water, day pack,
Nice-To-Have Gear: Cameras, swimsuits in the summer, an extra pair of shoes
Dog Friendly:
Yes
No