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Multnomah Falls and More 1.26.13


Saturday, February 02, 2013

We went to Portland last Friday to visit two of our grandsons and their parents too. The boys loved the gifts we brought and we all enjoyed lunch at McD's.

Since we were so close we headed to Multnomah Falls which has been on my hiking wish list for a very long time. We discovered that there are lots of falls and neat things to stop at around there.

Here's some of the best shots:

Happy Brothers


Wahkeena Falls



Multnomah Falls


Trail that goes to the top of the falls is Not recommended but not closed so we went for it.





Weisendanger Falls is up from Multnomah Falls


We saw a neat looking tunnel and pulled over at Oneonta Gorge. When I saw this staircase I just had to go down it and beyond.




Horsetail Falls


Bridge of The Gods crossing back into WA
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FLORIDAGHOST 2/6/2013 5:06AM

    I love MF. It's just really a nice place to go to and wander, wondering. Thanks for the extra pictures of the tunnel and stairway down to a neat view of a gorge. Was that the "creek" that flows down to the falls, or a different tributary? There are so many creeks and rivers in that area. Truly a system like veins. I love the place. Miss the beauty.

Since my nephew is graduating from U-CONN this May, we probably will not make it back to the PNW this year, after all. However, we might make it later in the year.

Have a great one and thanks for the pictures! emoticon emoticon

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1BEACHWALKER 2/3/2013 7:40PM

    Yikes! Always said you were one brave woman! Gorgeous photos of the falls!! Glad you had a nice visit and hike!! emoticon emoticon

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SCAROUSEL1 2/3/2013 12:02AM

    Fun road trip. I think really muddy was a SERIOUS understatement, but what fun!

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SUSUSUZZZIE 2/2/2013 9:49PM

    I've always wanted to go to MF in the winter. Thank you for sharing your trip with us!

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TMCLEOD4 2/2/2013 9:33PM

    It's been awhile since I was out there. Thanks for sharing the nice shots.

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OUTDOORGIRL69 2/2/2013 6:39PM

    Girl... You bring back lots of memories from when we lived back that way.

Thanks

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