This is a perfect picnic destination that offers a number of covered and uncovered picnic areas with amazing views. From upper horsetail falls you ll have a beautiful view and will get to enjoy the relaxing mist rising from the falls.
There s a beautiful hiking trail in washington that will allow you to get a behind the scenes look at the falls.
Waterfalls you can walk behind in washington. Nearly 180 feet tall the stunning waterfall has an upper area that you can reach and walk behind. Just outside of portland you can hike along a quick half mile trail that will lead you to horsetail falls. This will only reset if the page refreshes so be sure to re enable the checkboxes if you wish to un hide anything.
It s called the little mashel falls trail and it s located near eatonville in the mount rainier area. You can easily see the falls from the road or take a short walk down the trail for a view of the road falls and rainbow. The trail itself requires that you hike upstream because the creek is the trail.
Columbia river gorge national scenic area above. Falling 120 feet the little mashel falls along the university of washington pack forests trail system is one of those waterfalls that is best seen during the run off months of the spring. Just west of the paradise loop this is so worth the stop short railed walk down from the small bridge to the thundering mist.
Panther creek falls is the place to visit if you want to feel secluded from the rest of washington. The main attraction at palouse falls state park is the 198 foot palouse falls which is washington s official state waterfall but the geology surrounding the falls is just as impressive. From i 84 take exit 35.
In order to get to the falls you will have a short walk to a wooden viewpoint that is situated in a perfect location with outstanding waterfall views. Oneonta falls belongs on the list of best waterfalls not only because it is a beautiful waterfall or because the world within its slot canyon can feel like its own world but also because of the adventure required to see it. Drive 1 5 miles west on historic columbia river hwy.
Is walking behind a waterfall on your bucket list. If you want to only see waterfalls which have been cataloged full survey reports with pictures and directions you can uncheck the boxes next to all but the cataloged icon and the remaining icons will be hidden on the map. While great any time of year the raging torrent of water during the snowmelt makes this waterfall a must see becoming a wall of falling water.
It s a 0 5 mile walk from the base of 176 foot horsetail falls to the cavelike cleft in the rock behind upper horsetail falls.