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Dates: 4/15/2018 - 11/15/2018
City / State: Silverton, OR
Event Name: Silver Falls State Park
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 108920 2018/Y0171
Distance - Trail Ratings: 11K/12K - 2B
Description: Daily, dawn to dusk. Voted one of top 10 walks in USA, this beautiful waterfall and state park area covers the whole canyon trail from South Falls to North Falls. View nine spectactular waterfalls. Trails are barkdust, natural and paved. Wear sturdy shoes and carry water. There is a $5.00 State Park entrance fee per car. There is a 1k add on (easy) to do the 10th waterfall.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, National Register of Historic Places, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Walk during daylight hours.
Location: Safeway Grocery Store
Start Point / Driving Directions: 301 Westfield Street , 918 N. First Street (Hwy 214). From the north on I-5, take Woodburn exit #271, follow the signs east to Silverton along Hwy 214. From the south on I-5, take Market Street exit #256 (Salem). Follow the signs east along Hwy 213 to Silverton. At the traffic light turn right on Westfield Street. Go straight up the hill . Safeway is on the right. The box is at customer service desk. After registering, you will drive 14 miles along scenic Silver Falls Loop Hwy to the trail-head within Silver Falls State Park.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: This is a 11 K or 12 K walk through a canyon that takes you by some 10 waterfalls. You will walk behind a beautiful South Falls waterfall. Mostly on bark or blacktop trails. Scenic.
Host Club: Silverton Walk Abouts
Contact: Diane McDermott (503) 769-5380
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