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An easy walk to beauty

It is obvious that many people can follow this totally paved walkway to see the River as it runs... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
Albany, Oregon
Awesome geology lesson and just plain awesome

We hiked here from the Gorge Overlook, a super pleasant stroll, but you can also drive right to... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
Homer, Alaska
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

It is obvious that many people can follow this totally paved walkway to see the River as it runs across and through river rocks. There is only one place that a wheelchair might have a little difficulty. A tree had fallen across the walkway, causing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nyceone
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

We hiked here from the Gorge Overlook, a super pleasant stroll, but you can also drive right to it. Easily accessible for all with paved trails and sturdy railings - well worth the visit for anyone. No spoilers, but the blowholes are the coolest.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank catrionabikes
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We walked in from the hiway as the park was closed, but there is a very nice parking lot just a short walk from the bridge and trail to the other side. The Rogue disappears below ground and comes out again thru a lava tube...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mimi S
Reviewed September 30, 2018

A short walk from the parking lot you can find this natural bridge made by a volcano, where the Rogue River goes underground and comes back to the surface a bit further. We had never seen anything like this before. Good informations boards along the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank traveladdict3500
Reviewed September 22, 2018

A short hike from the large parking area, which has rest rooms, gets you to the Rogue River and eventually to the Natural Bridge. You first come to where the river comes out of the rock and then you go on to see where it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BillJoyce2014
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This is an easy hike to several viewing points of the stone bridge. We hiked about a mile of the two and a half mile trail.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Excursion295996
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Great, short walk from parking lot not far from highway. So interesting and beautiful! Have to love this whole area. Beautiful Oregon forests and rivers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cjlom
Reviewed August 19, 2018

The Natural Bridge area is a short drive off of the main highway, well-signed in both directions. We parked at the trailhead and took a quick look at the signage before setting off down the (paved) trail. I believe it was paved the first few...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SnowyShasta
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The Forest Service has apparently upgraded this viewpoint with a bridge across the river and trail to viewing points that is flat and easily accessible. Watching the river disappear under the lava and then reappear a little further down is fascinating.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Phyllisblower
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Unique rock formations and lava tubes that the river flows through. Close to Union Creek cabins where we stayed. There's a nice paved path along the river.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lil226
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