Thundering Waters - Oregon Cascade Falls User Guide
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Bureau of Land ManagementUnited States Forest Service
Shadow Falls
Type of Falls: Tiered Trail Length: 0.8 mile - Rating: Moderate

This triple-tiered waterfall on Cavitt Creek totals 100-feet. The creek, working its way through a rock fracture, forms a narrow grotto. Immediately downstream from the falls, next to the trail, are interesting weathered bedrock formations.


At milepost 16 on Hwy. 138, turn south on Little River Road (County Road 17) and follow for 6.6 miles. Turn right at the covered bridge on Cavitt Creek (Road #82B) and continue 11.6 miles on Roads 82 and Forest Road #25 to the trailhead. Follow Trail #1504 to the falls.

Nearby Attractions

Wolf Creek Falls, Wolf Creek Campground, Cavitt Creek Campground, Coolwater Campground, Grotto Falls. Managed by North Umpqua Ranger District, USFS

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