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Tumalo Mountain

Redmond, OR
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Ranked #6 of 17 attractions in Redmond
Type: Mountains
Activities: Skiing
Description: Scenic mountain lined with fir and pine trees: great for hiking and skiing.
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English first
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
12 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Tumalo Falls is one of the most beautiful waterfalls and creek areas I have seen. There is a picnic area alongside the creek at the base of the falls...the falls are clearly visible from there, and the sound of the rushing water was music to my soul...I found myself singing praise and worship hymns to God while waiting for my... More

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Sisters, Oregon
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60 reviews 60 reviews
37 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Tumallowa in Native American means icy creek, and is thought to be the origin of the name of Tumalo Mountain, Tumalo Falls, Tumalo Reservoir, Tumalo State Park and the town of Tumalo, all situated in Central Oregon in the vicinity of the city of Bend. I had to laugh when I saw that Tumalo Mountain is listed as being by... More

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Bend, Oregon
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

A good, tough day hike with some nice views! If you're looking for a short few hours on the trail, this is a good choice with a view at the top.

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Bend, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

While this is not my favorite place to hike/ski in Central Oregon, it does make for a nice, short, easy hike as well as a fun place to randonee ski. Whether for a quick jaunt after work or an easy place to take visiting friends/family, the view from the top is beautiful and the trail is very accessible. The biggest... More

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Canada
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81 reviews 81 reviews
18 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Drove up Tumalo Mountain to the falls ...WOW ...loved it! A nice hike to the falls, and for those that are a little more adventurous there is a trail that leads down to the bottom of the falls ...you can even walk behind the falls ...you get VERY wet, but it felt good on a 90+ day!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2011

This is a great little hike with some amazing views at the top. There was quite a bit of snow still (95% ground cover I'd say) in early July. But we managed it with only hiking boots just fine. Only saw two other groups of people on this day, but I would imagine that changes during peak seasons.

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Beaverton, OR
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172 reviews 172 reviews
97 attraction reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2010

About 3.5 miles round trip, this hike provides a nice short hike to fantastic views of the Three Sisters, Mount Bachelor, and Broken Top Mountains. Start from the Dutchman Sno-Park up trail 38. The hike is up hill all the way to the peak. While they may have to take some breaks, any well conditioned 10 to 12 year old... More

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