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Address: 50 min outside Portland near Hood River, Portland, OR
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Stop here before Multnomah Falls

We made the mistake of visiting here on Labor Day so crowded is an understatement. Driving here from Portland, we first stopped at Vista House for a beautiful scenic view of the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 October 2016
Karen H
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Montville, New Jersey
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Montville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We made the mistake of visiting here on Labor Day so crowded is an understatement. Driving here from Portland, we first stopped at Vista House for a beautiful scenic view of the Columbia River Valley. Traffic was at a dead stop leading to Multnomah Falls which actually ended up being a lucky break. We found a parking spot in a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The was the first stop on our visit to Portland. This was highly recommended to our friend that just moved there. I agree with him when he said this is a must see! It was about an hour drive from our friends house but the drive is very scenic. Being from LA you don't get to see trees and clean... More 

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A great little hike : ) The falls are gorgeous, and the pathways to and from are also beautiful. A small parking area, but luckily it wasn't crowded : )

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I love Wahclella but there's one caution... there's a super steep section near the falls. It only lasts for a handful of meters but it's really steep.

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Carver, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

a busy area as it is between the Vista house and Multnomah falls. I would hike up and do the loop if you are in shape and not afraid of heights. if it is wet is is slick. there is beautiful moss and trees and four falls that you will see as well as having a great workout an see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We hiked this with a toddler and an infant, both in carriers. It was a pleasant hike. It has some places that will get you out of breath with a child on your back, but isn't overwhelming. If I had a small child walking himself, there would be some drop offs beside the path that would require strong supervision. It... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

nice and buitifull water fall .the road is beatifull but we traveled on mother day,hard to find a parking spot

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

The falls are about one mile from the parking lot on a fairly wide trail. They are quite spectacular, especially because one comes in at a 90 degree angle. Especially in the sprint they have a heavy water flow. (this picture does not do the falls justice.)

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Ladera Ranch, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

The hike itself was short and sweet, anybody could definitely do it! Trees and most everywhere made for a scenic hike. The falls were incredible, although I would think twice about jumping in the water, it was FREEZING!! Overall it was one of our favorite hikes in Oregon.

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niceplanet
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is a great place to marry Fred Chalenor. I wouldn't change a thing. Sorry this is no longer an option, but good luck on your search for someone to get married to at this waterfall.

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