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Proxy Falls

This loop trail, travels through open lava fields and dense forest, offering views of two waterfalls.
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 1.5 miles
Duration: Less than 1 hour
Family Friendly

Overview:  6,000 years ago glaciers cut this canyon out, now these two falls run over the glacier cut cliff. Lava from cinder cones near North... more »

Tips:  From McKenzie River Ranger Station, drive east on Highway 126 about 2 miles to junction with Highway 242. Drive about 10 miles up... more »

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Points of Interest

2. Junction

Head south here to Upper Proxy Falls then return here to continue the loop.

3. Upper Proxy Falls

4. Junction

5. Lower Proxy Falls

According to Northwest Waterfall Survey "Proxy Falls is one of the most frequently photographed waterfalls in Oregon and is certainly among the most photogenic waterfalls in the entire country"

6. Lava Field