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Sahalie and Koosah Falls

Highway 126, Sisters, OR 97759
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Beautiful and so easy to access.

Beautiful drive gets you to a nice parking area and a little walk gets wonderful views of nature at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard D
Hershey, Pennsylvania
Beautiful waterfalls

Stunning, so beautiful. Definitely recommend stopping here and spending a few hours exploring. Hike... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Monique W
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Highway 126, Sisters, OR 97759
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful drive gets you to a nice parking area and a little walk gets wonderful views of nature at it's best. This is very accessible so age and mobility are not a problem for here. Just go and enjoy

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning, so beautiful. Definitely recommend stopping here and spending a few hours exploring. Hike was easy and fun for kids.

Thank Monique W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The water was so blue and the waterfalls are powerful. The first falls we visited was Sahalie, it is viewable from the trailhead parking lot. Then we followed a well maintained trail along the stream to the next waterfall, which can also be reached by...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These are a great little hike. Very easy to the more difficult it has room for every ability. The views are spectacular! It's a good way to cool off on a hot day.

Thank wandayb
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We are visiting Oregon from England and love these falls. the parking is easy the walk is reasonable and the sights are fantastic.

Thank 139jeffers
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My friends and I decided to visit the Falls as we drove from Eugene. Sahalie Falls was truly inspiring!. The area still had lots of snow, which made the trip even cooler! The Falls were beautiful. Due to the snow cover we could not completely...More

Thank zablob
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous and cool!!! We went multiple times during the summer. It offers a nice easy to moderate hike along the river. On the REALLY hot days, this was my go to. It's about 15-20 degrees cooler near the falls and river.

Thank Bryan P
Reviewed 6 February 2017

These falls have wheelchair accessible paths, though tree roots do make rolling somewhat of a challenge. The viewpoints are well away from the falls, so a certain amount of telephoto it nice. Your results might be nice enough to enlarge and frame for your wall.

Thank Kirke and Janet C
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Sahalie Falls was a recommended attraction by our Bed & Breakfast hosts in Vida, OR. The falls are located in the Willamette National forest and boast foaming white water plunging 100 feet over a natural damn. We arrived in the rain which made the scenery...More

1  Thank pmerten3
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I'm using this attraction as a rating for the entire Mackenzie River Trail system since on exists. The trail passes these falls so close enough... A group of us mountain biked the trail from just above Clear Lake down to Mackenzie Bridge. We took a...More

Thank icuski2
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Mark H
I think the address on this profile is wrong it leads to an equestrian faculty and it shows no water in the map. Can someone update the address?
31 May 2016|
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Response from Jeffrey W | Reviewed this property |
The location of the icon on the map is indeed incorrect. I have submitted a correction.
Can anyone tell me if the Sahalie Falls on the McKenzie River Trail is different than the Sahalie Falls at Mt Hood?
14 February 2015|
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Response from Clark A | Reviewed this property |
They are both worth a visit, IMO. And, if you go to the Mt. Hood one, you can also take in Umbrella Falls via a nice trail or by road. If you visit in the summer, you'll see plenty of wildflowers as well.