Bomb!

Definitely one of the best ways to experience the PNW and the views! I'd spend a night up there to see the sunset and sunrise and just sit back and relax

Edgy

There's a secret passage slightly up the parking lot of Cape Falcon. I pulled up and looked down, found a couple of stairs that led to the edge of the cliff, right above the ocean. It was an amazing view and relaxing place. I'm not sure if anyone else has been to this spot, but you can see Cape Falcon and Manzanita beach from here. It's a hidden gem.

Blazing Hot Getaway

Came here on a blazing day to enjoy nature's water slide and cliff jumping. Bring lots of food and water if you plan on enjoying your day here.

Winter Wonderland

I came here in December when the snow was fresh. It was like a fantasy. Hiking in the snow to a waterfall was quite an experience. Make sure to keep hydrated though because the cold makes you feel hydrated, but you actually aren't. Also, keep warm. Overall, the waterfall was stunning during this season. The icicles that bit down around the waterfall was gorgeous.

Night Hike

Hiked this in the middle of the night by myself and a surreal experience I will never forget. It was slightly cloudy, but it cleared up with a full moon lighting up everything for me. I got to the edge of the canyon, laid there while stargazing and had quite a relaxing time. Going at night is definitely different compared to going during the day. I wouldn't go by myself unless you are a brave soul, but coming here at night is quite an experience.

Rails Rails Rails

Just a short and easy hike along rail switch backs. The view is not amazing, but is satisfying.

Kevin Li

over 3 years ago

On Top

A pretty fun hike with a lot to see. Very scenic and very rewarding once getting to the top. You can see Angel's landing from here and as well as the whole canyon. Make sure to bring snacks, food and water to enjoy at the top. Very stunning.

Train Tracks & Train Tracks

You literally walk on train tracks. There wasn't much to see, but it was an awesome place to shoot straight portraits.

Sunset and stars

This is a place you should visit during sunset and at night if you want to photograph stars. It's simply a sink-hole that is a little intimidating. There's also Cape Perpetua slight north for a scenic view at a higher elevation.

Kevin Li

over 3 years ago

Amazing Place

One of my favorite places to visit during anytime of the year. It's so relaxing and happens to be right at the beach. There's also a tall sand dune that is fun to climb. Definitely a place to visit with family and friends for a weekend getaway.

Cool

I went here on a rainy day and it was still absolutely stunning. You cross an intriguing bridge that towers over the waterfall (that will take you down to the waterfall), giving you an amazing view of the area. Definitely a must visit if you're heading towards the coast.

Love it

Love this place. Amazing view of the beach on a clear day and is not usually crowded. It is also a great place to photograph for landscapes and portraits. There's a table up at the top, so bring some food with you, enjoy the view and kick it with a beer too!

Top 3

One of my top 3 waterfalls of Oregon. You may want a car with high clearance to drive over pot holes and rocks. Then simply just climb/walk down to the creek and it will lead you to the waterfall. Remember to bring a camera and some snacks to enjoy the stunning view. Also, you could bring a tube to float around the body of water on a warm day.

Kevin Li

over 3 years ago

Wildflowers & Rowena Crest

The cool thing is that this adventure starts at Rowena Crest, one of the most photographed places in Oregon. This is one of my favorite places to visit during spring when flowers are blooming from May to June.

Kevin Li

over 3 years ago

Wildflowers

This place is a must go during mid or late May all the way to mid or late June. There are wildflowers everywhere and it's just gorgeous. It's a difficult hike, so definitely bring plenty of water and snacks/food, and of course a camera.

Top 3

Definitely one of my favorite waterfalls in Oregon. It's about a 2 hour drive from Portland, but you can hit up other waterfalls along the way at Mt. Hood like Tamawanas Falls, Umbrella Falls, Ramona Falls or even Mirror Lake and Trillium Lake. The waterfall is quite impressive up in person. I wasn't amazed by the pictures, but when I actually got there, I was in awe. There are bathrooms and picnic tables at the parking area, so feel free to pack a feast. At the bottom of the trail is an abandoned power plant of some sort which can be used to take rustic photos. Definitely a must visit place if you haven't been here yet.

Kevin Li

over 3 years ago

Long, but pet friendly

This hike was a tad bit too long for a waterfall that didn't impress me as much. However, it's nice that there are a lot of adventurers who bring their dogs with them and I can tell those little furry friends love it here. You might want to check out Panther Creek Falls instead if you don't plan on spending over 3 - 4 hours here.

Easy & Pretty

It took a while to find the trailhead because "Falls-->" was etched onto the ground. But the waterfall was quite stunning. It reminds me of Ramona Falls, but this is by far much more grand and is only a quick walk. Definitely a must visit.

Take Your Guests

I always take my guests and family who come from other states here. It's an easy hike to a beautiful waterfall. However, it does get crowded during the day, so try to aim for an early morning.

Kevin Li

over 3 years ago

Rewarding

I've hiked for many viewpoints at the gorge and this by far has the best view so far. It is extremely rewarding. I wouldn't say the hike is difficult for me since I am pretty fit, but going down really shot my knees a bit. Other than that, it was a fun climb to the top. It's comparable to dog mountain, but not as boring since you actually get to climb some rocks. Be careful though because there are drop offs, so don't go when it's even slightly wet. Also, it is a hike not for dogs if you ever plan on bringing your buddy. You can start at Wahclella Falls and backtrack to Tanner Creek and go from there, then turn left onto trail 400. You will be on trail 400 for a while, parallel with the highway and then there will be another left trail that leads you straight up to Munra Point.

Sunrise, Sunset, Night

It's a great place to visit especially during sunrise, sunsets or at night time if you want to photograph a different perspective of Portland. I enjoyed going their at night. However, you can't park there past 9 pm I believe, but you can park at the trailhead which is farther away or park on streets at the gate and walk up.