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Watson Falls

milepost 60.5, Hwy 138, Roseburg, OR
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Beautiful Tall Waterfall

This waterfall is beautiful and is very easy to get to. You can take beautiful pictures of this... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Jeff L
Coquille, Oregon
Nice falls visible from the parking area

Located on the North Umpqua Highway, one of the prettiest drives in Oregon. Clean restroom, nice... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Charles H
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“short hike” (12 reviews)
“north umpqua” (9 reviews)
“parking lot” (12 reviews)
milepost 60.5, Hwy 138, Roseburg, OR
milepost 60.5, Hwy 138, Roseburg, OR
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

This waterfall is beautiful and is very easy to get to. You can take beautiful pictures of this waterfall and you can stand very close in the summer season.

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Located on the North Umpqua Highway, one of the prettiest drives in Oregon. Clean restroom, nice picnic tables some right next to Watson Creek, and ample parking. Falls can be seen from the parking area. A 1/4 mile walk takes you to the falls but...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Awesome water fall,nice little hike but steep at times. If your taking a trip to Diamond or Crater lakes don"t miss this little treasure

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This looks like a great waterfall and nice short hike, BUT... while Roseburg may be the closest town it is misleading a 120 out and back to the Falls to be the top rated thing to do here. We suggest updating the location. We’ll have...More

1  Thank NomadikCulture
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Watson Falls is a great waterfall that is easily accessible. It is located just off of Hwy 138 on the way to Diamond Lake. The trail is a nice easy walk, with a slight incline to view the falls. For the slightly more active, you...More

1  Thank Fun4jer
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Pretty crazy to see such a tall waterfall in the Oregon area. This one is huge. The hike in is pretty steep at times, but the trail is worn and easily traveled. The huge trees in the area are breathtaking. Even the ones that have...More

Thank Chad S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is a short up hill hike to a sheer Basalt cliff water fall. The trail is well maintained and you can get to the bas of the falls walking over some rocks. Great hike to combine with Steamboat falls about three miles away. There...More

Thank 1duckfan
Reviewed 7 September 2017

As one who enjoys viewing and experiencing natural waterfalls, I have managed to visit quite a few in the area. The hike to these falls is still an easy stroll for me at 73. The last scramble to get near the base of the falls...More

4  Thank lambshaggis
Reviewed 24 August 2017

the falls is beautiful and the trail is really lovely as well. It is mostly uphill but all of the lush vegetation helps distract you.

1  Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Just off the highway, park the car in the lot and take the quick path up to the falls. Will do it again when company comes to visit.

Thank cab7905
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Laurie H
24 October 2017|
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Response from NomadikCulture | Reviewed this property |
We learned the hard way. When we got to Roseburg it was still 60 miles (120 round trip)!
Kimberly K
24 February 2016|
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