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Tumalo Falls and Double Falls

A short hike to this beautiful 97 foot waterfall along Tumalo Creek just outside of Bend, Oregon
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 2 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours
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Overview:  This is a short 2 mile hike to two beautiful waterfalls on Tumalo Creek beneath Broken Top Mountain. The first one you encounter is... more »

Tips:  Directions:
From Highway 97 in Bend, head west on Franklin Street. After about a mile you will turn right across the Deschutes River ... more »

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Points of Interest

$5 to park here if you don't have a Northwest Forest Pass. Start heading up the trail alongside Tumalo Creek. You will hear the falls from here easily.

2. Below the Falls

Here is the first view you will find of the Falls from a distance below them directly off of the trailhead parking.

You'll have a direct look at the falls from this viewpoint.

You'll be looking over the edge of Tumalo Falls from here. You can turn around from here if you are running low on time or you can continue on about a mile up the trail to Double Falls.

5. Double Falls

This waterfall drops 30 feet in the first step then another 20 feet in the lower step. You'll be looking down at the falls from high up on the trai.