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This is the most visited recreation site in the entire PNW... Over 2 million people a year visit these majestic falls, and who can blame them? Multnomah Falls plummets over 620 feet in two sections and is the second highest waterfall in the United States.

The falls are fed by underground springs originating at Larch Mountain. Of course, the flow varies from season to season, year to year. However, it's historically highest during Spring and Winter.

In addition to the beauty of the falls, you'll find the Multnomah Falls Historic Lodge, which features a restaurant, bar, and snack bar. Public bathrooms are available, and the visitor center, Lodge, and facilities are all fully accessible.

Short Hike: The 1.2 mile trail to the top of Multnomah Falls is a steep trail of switch backs climbing approximately 600 feet to the top of the falls. If you're up for a longer journey, take the Larch Mountain Trail #441 (6 miles) to the top of Larch Mountain. The views are stunning from there.

From Portland, travel east on I-84. Take Exit 31 (Multnomah Falls) and park at the obvious parking area.

Family Friendly: Great hike for the entire family!

Gem Type: Waterfall

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Nov 16, 2019
Drew Sedlack
Oct 27, 2019
Beth Wright
Oct 18, 2019
Jenny Schrock
Oct 6, 2019
Manuela Mann
Aug 3, 2019
Connor White
Took the trail to the top of the falls this time around to be rewarded with a stunning view! The Falls are gorgeous and perfect for photos!
Jul 24, 2019
Connor White
Had a great dinner overlooking the falls!
Jul 23, 2019
Katie O'Malley
Jun 19, 2019
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