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Proxy Falls was beautiful. The lower falls is absolutely gorgeous. When you get to the bottom, the trail ends and you're really just walking on slippery rocks, so be careful! The upper falls is underwhelming. But it's a nice place to stop, sit, and relax.
There are two falls but the main one is the lower falls. The trail to the falls is a loop and if you start at the entrance sign and go to the right the trail goes over lava rock and is longer. The trail to the left is a short distance up the road but it is all dirt and…
This was such a beautiful place. Was very crowded in June. But walking the trails and seeing the falls and nature was sooooo worth it.
We stopped at Proxy falls on the way home from sisters! I loved the beautiful drive, however our map said the turn off was about two miles before it really was. Then we didn’t realize you had to pay to park. It’s $5 cash or check. The hike is moderately hard in some Places…
This is a great hike to see these however to really get good photos of both the upper and lower falls you need to do some serious rock and tree climbing over and under. They really are spectacular. Part of the hike is over lava beds so wear good soles or you will feel it. Go…