Kentucky Falls Trail #1376

  

This trail descends through old growth Douglas–fir. Hikers will reach Upper Kentucky Falls after 0.8 miles.  In another 1.4 miles, the trail ends at an observation deck overlooking Lower Kentucky Falls, an incredible 100 foot twin falls.  Here the trail meets the North Fork Smith River Trail.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 10/01/2014: Kentucky Falls Trail has been cleared of downed logs & brush to the lower falls. North Fork Smith River Trail beyond lower Kentucky Falls is currently cleared for an additional 2 miles.
Open Season: All Year
Water: No
Passes: Recreation pass or fee required? NO
Information Center: Oregon Dunes NRA Visitor Center

General Information

Directions:

Access from Kentucky Falls Trailhead

 

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Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult

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Highlights

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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
  2.2 miles one way
  Elevation : 
780 feet - 1,550 feet