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Sweet Creek Falls

Sweet Creek Road, Mapleton, OR
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Out of the Way 5 Star Hike

I used google maps, and ended up in a tiny parking lot with a well marked trail head. This is a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Christin M
Salem, Oregon
A wonderful walk for viewing waterfalls

You will fall in love with scenery. I lost count of the number of waterfalls and the sun made the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Patricia L
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Sweet Creek Road, Mapleton, OR
Sweet Creek Road, Mapleton, OR
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used google maps, and ended up in a tiny parking lot with a well marked trail head. This is a great begginer hike as the trail is maintained, there is a new view, and waterfall around every corner, and your uphill sections are short...More

Thank Christin M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

You will fall in love with scenery. I lost count of the number of waterfalls and the sun made the forest look enchanting. There were families playing in the shallows and a group of students from an environmental class. There was a bit of information...More

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This trail winds along the Sweet Creek with multiple waterfalls along the trail, a very pretty area. Most of the falls are not very tall, but there are several places where you can get right down to the water. On the day (Saturday) we went...More

1  Thank Linlou0129
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The trail head is simple to find, on a well paved road. We went early andhad the entire area to ourselves. The walk to the falls is easy enough for young children. The beginning is a smooth, wide path, later it gets a little rocks...More

Thank Mariann G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was the best waterfall hikes I have been on. The different size falls were amazing, along with so many narrow and wide rock rock formations, that had slow and fast water flowing. It was just beautiful. When you leave the falls, you won't stop...More

Thank hook1864
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I stumbled upon directions to this hike while staying Florence. I am so glad I discovered this beautiful series of waterfalls. The trail was in very good condition and it was a fairly easy hike. This is a great stop if traveling between Eugene and...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We got lucky when we saw an article about these falls! It was a favorite of our trip to Oregon. It is a fairly short drive out of Florence to get up to Sweet Creek Road. The road from there is a little narrow and...More

4  Thank Becky M
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The USFS map shows a trail that connects Sweet Creek Falls Homestead to Beaver Creek Falls. The trail appears not to fully connect. The road is nicely paved to Sweet Creek Falls. Bathroom facilities are only offered at the Homestead Trailhead. If you prefer a...More

1  Thank ganderandgoose
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

An easy hike with a beautiful series of waterfalls along a pretty creek. Slight elevation changes, maintained trails without being too manicured. Classic Oregon rainforest.

Thank Jamie M F
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

This him gives you more bang for the buck than al,Ost any I have experienced. It is easy, it is a beautiful walking the woods and the variety of water features Sweet Creek provides will have you coming back and taking more pictures as if...More

Thank Schwick
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