While southern oregon waterfalls aren t talked about as much we wanted to share with you some of the most gorgeous waterfalls in southern oregon. Mill creek falls is a good year round destination and located near the small town of prospect.
Pearsoney falls trail is a 1 2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near prospect oregon that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels.
Waterfalls near medford oregon. If you re looking for the best trails around valley of the rogue state park we ve got you covered. Barr creek falls can be seen from the same trail as mill creek falls. Looking for a great trail near medford oregon.
It s a good idea to visit prospect state scenic viewpoint during spring when snowmelt and rain make the waterfalls extra incredible you ll also be lucky to see the 240 foot barr falls become a double waterfall. The rock viewpoint overlooks the waterfall and canyon. Southern oregon waterfalls north umpqua scenic highway 138 southern oregon eastern oregon waterfalls and coast waterfalls by roseburg glide and idleyld park in douglas county to crater lake and includes toketee falls deadline falls susan creek falls watson falls fall creek falls whitehorse falls clearwater falls lemolo falls steamboat falls shadow falls wolf creek falls grotto.
At 272 ft tall watson falls is the largest drop of all the waterfalls in southern oregon and the second highest in the state. The falls range from a strong deluge in the spring to a lighter spritzing later in the summer. If you visit during spring you can see barr falls as a double waterfall.
This road trip features waterfalls hiking untamed forests and serene campgrounds this is the adventure you ve been looking for. Barr creek falls is a unique specimen. Information barr creek falls is a multi stepped waterfall in the rogue river canyon near prospect oregon.
Southern oregon waterfalls medford ashland north umpqua prospect oregon coast mill creek falls national creek falls lemolo falls toketee falls susan creek falls whitehorse falls grotto falls golden falls silver falls. On the drive down interstate 5 near medford you ll look east and see a curious sight two flat topped mesas that look like mountains sliced clean off at the base. Barr creek bisects the southern end of the prospect airfield then drops over a 60 foot fall which is mostly obscured by trees then cascades 30 feet and finally plunges 150 feet to the canyon floor.
Dogs are also able to use this trail. Only a 5 minute drive from my favourite southern oregon waterfall toketee and you arrive at my second favourite. Barr creek falls 59 minutes from medford.
Oregon and hiking. Alltrails has 5 great hiking trails trail running trails and more with hand curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers campers and nature lovers like you. There are 4 waterfalls near toketee falls alone all within 15 minutes of each other by car.
The trail is primarily used for hiking walking nature trips and bird watching and is best used from april until september.