Drift Creek Falls Hike – Oregon Coast

The easy for all skill levels Drift Creek Falls Trail descends through Coast Range Forest to the picturesque Drift Creek Falls and the 240-foot long suspension bridge. The well-designed trail #1378 with gentle changes in grade over entire route is 1.25 miles to the bridge. While hiking along the trail, …

Smith Homestead Day-Use Area – Wilson River

The popular day-use facility, the Smith Homestead and Jones Creek Day-Use areas are located in the Tillamook State Forest on the bank of the Wilson River. 364,000 acres of the Tillamook State Forest is a unique Coast Range old-growth forest, where you can enjoy bright colors of pristine nature, cool streams rippling over river rocks …

Loon Lake – Oregon Coast Range

Named after aquatic birds found in its waters, Loon Lake is an immensely popular recreational site not far from the town of Reedsport, Oregon. Surrounded by Douglas Fir, Red Cedar, and Western Hemlock, Loon Lake has the distinction of being among the finest campsites along the coast. Formed about 1,400 …

Lake Marie – Oregon Coast

Located near Winchester Bay in the Umpqua Lighthouse State Park, Lake Marie is the ideal combination of adventure and leisure making it perfect for an all-day exciting summer outing. The lake is located in Oregon Sand Dunes National Recreation Area. Lake Marie is a small serene freshwater lake, surrounded by …

Footbridge Day-Use Area – Wilson River

If the idea of dealing with blustering crowds on a hot summer day sucks every last bit of energy out of you, the Wilson River at the Footbridge area would prove to be best swimming hole for you. The serenity of the Wilson River Footbridge will release every bit of …