Located 8 miles south of astoria on youngs river loop rd. Youngs river loop road off hwy.
Larson creek falls is better known as the waterfall at short beach in oceanside spilling dramatically down the cliffside onto this rocky driftwood laden stretch of coastline popular with beachcombers and children making sandcastles and log forts.
Waterfalls in astoria oregon. Our astoria location is conveniently located in the park medical building directly across the street from columbia memorial hospital. The trail is primarily used for walking and nature trips. These 8 gorgeous oregon waterfalls are perfect autumn hikes 1.
Young s river falls young s river falls via mike edwards young s river falls is a scenic 65 ft waterfall on the. Sweet creek falls sweet creek falls courtesy of david putzier explore a creek with a dozen small waterfalls. Anyone living in an urban area has plenty of opportunities to get out into nature and explore.
Fishing hiking and biking are all popular activities and those following oregon s many trails are likely to come across some stunning. Tickets tours. 202 a wonderful spot to enjoy good weather fun trails and a 45 foot waterfall.
Youngs river falls is a 0 3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near astoria oregon that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. Click on any icon to open the page for that waterfall. When you arrive there is a small parking lot.
Length 0 3 mielevation gain 49 ftroute type out back kid friendly nature trips walking forest river views waterfall. 2120 exchange street suite 202 astoria or 97103. 9 of 14 nature parks in astoria there is a small parking lot very few people and spectacular waterfall at the end of a short hike down a hillside falls are hidden from parking area but the hike is nice and easy.
For additional information see the help section. Youngs river was discovered in 1792 by william robert broughton of the vancouver expedition and named for admiral sir george young of the royal navy however the falls were not seen at this time. A huge part of the state remains pristine full of mountains forests canyons and beaches.
Oregon is a state in the north west of the usa on the pacific coast. I ve actually visited twice and want to share both experiences to help others. Mapped waterfalls in oregon zoom and pan the map to search the database.
A spectacular and uncrowded waterfall. 202 return to astoria parks attractions. Youngs river falls is the official name of this waterfall.
This waterfall is in a remote area miles from town.