Travel Lane County
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Adventure Center/Visitor Information: 3312 Gateway St · Springfield OR (Open daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
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Mailing Address: PO Box 10286 · Eugene OR 97440 s

Parker Falls

  • Address:
    Brice Creek Rd
    Cottage Grove OR 97434
  • Phone:

Temporarily inaccessible due to fallen trees 8/16/19. This 1.6 mile (2.6 km) moderate hike leads to an upper and lower Parker Falls. Located in the Umpqua National Forest along Brice Creek, these waterfalls are less trafficked than the nearby Trestle Creek Falls. The trail begins by following a ridge with sword ferns and moss-laden boulders while Parker Creek rushes below. The trail quickly ascends at a moderate grade for the first .5 mile (.8 km) leading to Lower Parker Falls. Lower Parker Falls is an accessible and scenic three-tiered waterfall. After Lower Parker Falls, the trail begins to get a little steeper and climbs for another .25 mile (.4 km) to Upper Parker Falls. There are limited views of Upper Parker Falls.

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  • Parking:
    • Limited Parking
Trails & Routes
  • Difficulty:
    • Easy
    • Moderate
  • Natural Points of Interest:
    • Waterfall
  • Trail Details:
    • Point to Point Trail
  • Trail Length:
    • Short (under 2 miles)
  • Trail Users:
    • Hikers / Runners