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Golden and Silver Falls State Natural Area

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We stayed just down the road in an AirBnB cottage. We were going to walk to the falls which would... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Paradise Point, Australia
Well worth the trip.

The road in is a bit of a challenge nearly 20 kilometre on gravel road ( need to wash car after... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

We stayed just down the road in an AirBnB cottage. We were going to walk to the falls which would have taken an hour but on the day it was raining so we drove 15 minutes. Road is gravel with numerous potholes so not the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the HomeAway “below the falls lodge” right next to the park entrance . We loved the whole area. We took all three routes to the waterfalls and each one is amazing. My 10 year old navigated the terrain on his own. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

The road in is a bit of a challenge nearly 20 kilometre on gravel road ( need to wash car after trip), one stretch near the end is single vehicle only. I didn’t pass any vehicle either in or out on gravel section. Once in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank blc45reb
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Visited today for the first time. Silver falls was a nice short hike with a beautiful waterfall. Upper Golden falls was a moderate hike with spectacular views. The road getting there is slightly sketchy but otherwise a great place

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank imaginelove
Reviewed 7 June 2017

this is a lovely drive from coos bay and you can see both falls with two fairlu short hikes and a longer hike option for a different viewpoint. 2 warnings though... 1. wear good shoes. not sandals. the trail is rocky and a bit rough....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank gabrandor
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This is a great destination. We came on a weekday in April, and we were the only people in the park. You have the option to do really short (less than 15 min) hikes to the base of each fall, or spend about an hour...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jeremyh82
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Went out on Labor Day Saturday expecting it to busy - we pleasently surprised. Very few people were present. We all went including 2 seventy year olds went to the bottom of the gold falls. The scramble up the gold falls was difficult and only...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank AnnaDuke
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Silver and golden falls state park is pretty frustrating to get to for a number of reasons. The first is that the signage is confusing in that there's not much of it until you're fairly close to the park. The second is that the road...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Angela S
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Part of the road to the falls was washed out a couple of years ago and hadn't been repaired yet when we visited. We had to walk a little bit to get to the trail head and picnic area. We were the only ones there...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Kwwebb1212
Reviewed 15 November 2015

I could have spent an entire day here. I had never heard of the park, and nor had some of my friends who had lived in Oregon their entire lives, but I read about it in a book that listed the best back - country...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank SarahJ100100
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