Can you swim at Silver Falls?

Can you swim at Silver Falls?

While you can’t swim at any of the waterfalls at Silver Falls State Park, there is a swimming area.

How many waterfalls are at Silver Falls Oregon?

10 waterfalls
An 8.6-mile trail makes a loop of all 10 waterfalls in Silver Falls State Park. South Falls, 177 feet, South Fork of Silver Creek A trail goes behind the falls.

How long is the Silver Falls hike in Oregon?

Difficulty: The full loop to see all 10 waterfalls (from South Falls to North Falls) is a moderate hike of 6.9 miles, gaining 700 feet of elevation, but the recommended shortcut (omitting Twin and North Falls) trims the loop to 5.1 miles. For a shorter, 2.8-mile loop, turn back after Lower South Falls.

Which waterfall in Oregon Can you walk behind?

South Falls, a gorgeous 177-ft. waterfall that cascades into a beautiful blue basin, is the showstopper of the bunch. You can even walk behind this curtain’s cascade, for a truly wondrous experience!

What is the elevation of Silver Falls State Park?

Remote Double Falls, however, is listed as the highest waterfall in the park, plunging 178 feet (54 m) in a small tributary side canyon deep within the Silver Creek Canyon….

Silver Falls State Park
South Falls
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Type Public, state
Location Marion County, Oregon

What kind of trees are in Silver Falls State Park?

The Canyon Trail and the falls descend to a forest floor covered with ferns, mosses, and wildflowers. You will also find stands of Douglas fir, hemlock, and cedar.

Is it illegal to have your dog off leash in Oregon?

By law, dogs must always be on leash when not in a designated off-leash area.

Can dogs be off leash on Oregon beaches?

Generally, yes. Pets are welcome on most ocean beaches, however they must be leashed if you are within the boundaries of a state park and a leash carried with you at all times on the beach. Beyond those areas, leashes are not required although they must be under direct control (within sight and responsive to commands).