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Sahalie and Koosah Falls

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Address: Highway 126, Sisters, OR 97759

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Gorgeous waterfall and hike

Loved this hike, beautiful along the entire trail. Great for pictures. Another no cost and fun adventure.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Amy A
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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First of all, this is a great place to take people who enjoy the outdoors with waterfalls, a river, and a nice hike that's less than 3 miles! Second of all, it was a bit tougher to do this time because of the many rocks on the path as we were doing the return hike on the opposite side of... More 

Thank LaurieB980
Ontario, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited both these falls. The trails are well maintaine. For the most part seen a short distance from the highway. Watch carefully for the signage as it it easy to pass these waterfalls!

Thank Carolyn A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this hike, beautiful along the entire trail. Great for pictures. Another no cost and fun adventure.

Thank Amy A
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of hiking trails, free, and astonishing views of these waterfalls!! Water is crystal clear and trails are well paved and easy to navigate. This is just south of Sisters, and a great day activity, with plenty of pictures to be had and outdoor adventure! Stairs in some areas, hiking trails are easy to moderate, but well worth exploring!

Thank Allison D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful hike with access to amazing waterfalls and pools. As it is so popular, I was only disappointed at seeing litter and many people disregarding the closed areas to walk off trails to get closer to the falls, including a group of young adults who tracked down a slope despite the posted signs to restrict access. This... More 

Thank Amy S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice place to stop and see the waterfalls that are easily accessible and within a short walking distance from the parking lot.

Thank denniswa
Hillsboro, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Difficult to photograph due to south-facing falls, but definitely worth the extra effort (bring an ND filter on sunny days.) Not a difficult hike and well worth it. I've been to both waterfalls before, but I always visit when I'm in the area. Parking can be a little tight at both waterfalls.

Thank kalefiend
Albury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good hike along river in bushland wandering up to see 3 waterfalls- not too steep n track quite good

Thank 511heleng
Eagle Point OR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

The falls are about a quarter mile apart on easy trail. The upper Sahalie Falls parking lot was full so we went down to the lower Koosah Falls and found easy parking. Both falls were wonderful. If you can, continue upriver and take the 3 mile loop trail. There's a footbridge that takes you to the other side (McKenzie Trail).... More 

Thank writedesign
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

You must do this hike! If you are not a very good walker, at least go to both waterfalls which are accessible from the parking lots. The lower falls is a short hike steep downhill (but a great path and then of course you need to go uphill) and the upper falls is a shorter hike with only a short... More 

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