Salt Creek Waterfall

286 ft - second highest in Oregon

Photographer: G. Price

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Photograph specifics: 1/6 S; aperture 14; ISO100; 18mm; polarizer
Month: August

Salt Creek Waterfall is 21 miles east of Oakridge on highway 58.
GPS N43 36.723', W122 7.705', Elevation above sea level 4000 ft.

Directions:
0.4 miles past the tunnel (0.2 miles in length) turn right at sign for Salt Creek Falls Viewpoint
Parking (day use fee of $5 or Northwest Forest Pass) is available at the top of the falls.
Viewing is a short distance from the parking area. In addition,
a trail leads down to the fall's base.
Snow pass required after Nov. 15.

Found this Blue-eyed Darner Dragonfly near the base of the falls.
It let me get real close for one of the best shots of the intricate
veining in its wings.



URL: http://oregonwaterfalls.net/scfalls2.htm