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Wahkeena Falls Loop - Columbia River Gorge

This is a beautiful loop in the gorge that brings you to one of the best waterfalls in the area.
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 6.2 miles
Duration: Half day
Family Friendly

Overview :  This loop hike passes by several beautiful waterfalls. The trail ascends Wahkeena Creek past the springs which feed the waterfall and... more »

Tips:  Take exit 28 off I-84 and turn left on the historica Columbia River Scenic Highway for 2.5 miles to the Wahkeena Falls parking lot. ... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Wahkeena Falls

From the parking lot the waterfall is only 0.5 miles up the trail. Beautiful Wahkeena Falls is separated into an upper section and a lower section, two-tiered.

2. Fairy Falls

This spring-fed waterfall in Wahkeena Canyon is a beautiful stop to catch your breath before continuing on.

3. Devil's Rest Viewpoint

A nice viewpoint over the Columbia River below.

4. Ecola Falls

55 Foot Ecola Falls as you descend the Larch Mountain Trail towards Multnomah Falls.

Looking down from the top of Multnomah Falls.

6. Walk back along highway

Walk back along the highway to your vehicle at Wahkeena Falls.