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Spirit Falls Hike

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

Spirit Falls(kaltbluter)
Mossy forest along the trail (kaltbluter)
Typical section of trail(kaltbluter)
Spirt, Moon & Pinard Falls area topo map (kaltbluter)
  • Start point: Spirit Falls TrailheadRoad.JPG
  • End Point: Spirit Falls
  • Trail Log:
  • Hike Type: Out and Back
  • Distance: 0.6 miles
  • Elevation gain: 130 feet
  • High Point: 2,000 feet
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Seasons: All year, except after winter storms
  • Family Friendly: Yes
  • Backpackable: No
  • Crowded: No



A short, well maintained trail leads to Spirit Falls through lush woodland.

Combine this hike with hikes to nearby Moon Falls and Pinard Falls for a total of 2.8 miles and 600 feet of elevation gain.

Fees, Regulations, etc.

  • No fee
  • Picnic tables
  • This trail is located in the Layng Creek Municipal Watershed and overnight camping is not allowed.


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Guidebooks that cover this hike

  • Best Hikes with Children: Western & Central Oregon, 2nd Edition by Bonnie Henderson
  • Hiking Waterfalls in Oregon by Adam Sawyer

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Oregon Hikers Field Guide is built as a collaborative effort by its user community. While we make every effort to fact-check, information found here should be considered anecdotal. You should cross-check against other references before planning a hike. Trail routing and conditions are subject to change. Please contact us if you notice errors on this page.

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