Thompson Creek Falls
Photographer: G. Price
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Photograph specifics: shutter speed 0.6S, ISO100, lens 31mm, aperture 20, tripod
Thompson Creek Falls is northeast of Mapleton.
GPS N44º 5.848', W123º 52.033', Elevation above sea level 480 ft.
Flow is seasonal.
- East of Florence HWY 126 enters Mapleton (stay in the left lane)
- After the stop sign continue straight onto HWY 36 (instead of turning right to stay on 126)
- Reset your trip odometer
- After 4.7 miles there will be a sign pointing to the left for Thompson and Indian Creeks.
- 2¼ miles up the narrow gravel road Thompson Creek Falls will be on the left at a sharp curve