Fairy Falls

Standing Under Fairy Falls along Wahkeena Creek Hiking Trail in Summer - Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - Portland, Oregon State, USA | SAM TSAI . COM

July 9, 2012: Unlike Multnomah Falls and other waterfalls in this region, you can stand right underneath Fairy Falls!!!


Fairy Falls along Wahkeena Creek is one of the most frequently photographed locations in Multnomah County, Portland, Oregon. The hiking trail to this waterfalls is laced with mosses and giant ferns stretching 200 feet upwards. The forest contains largely deciduous trees. One can wonder how colorful the trail and the waterfalls will turn out in autumn season. :D

Resting Bench next to Fairy Falls along Wahkeena Creek Hiking Trail in Summer - Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - Multnomah County, Oregon State, United States of America | SAMTSAI.COM

July 9, 2012: A bench next to Fairy Falls for you to take a rest after some uphill hike to this amazing waterfall.

This Location is a Great Venue for Portrait and Wedding Photography at Fairy Falls along Wahkeena Creek Hiking Trail in Summer - Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - Portland, Oregon State, United States of America | SAM TSAI . COM

July 9, 2012: This location can be a great venue for portrait and wedding photography.

This Location is a Great Venue for Portrait and Wedding Photography at Fairy Falls along Wahkeena Creek Hiking Trail in Summer - Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - Multnomah County, Oregon State, USA | SAMTSAI.COM

July 9, 2012: Giant ferns, moss-covered rocks, wild flowers, deciduous trees, and waterfalls—complete in one package.



Fairy Falls along Wahkeena Creek Hiking Trail in Summer - Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - Portland, Oregon State, USA | SAM TSAI . COM

July 9, 2012: Fairy Falls viewed in distance

Small Waterfalls Downstream Fairy Falls along Wahkeena Creek Hiking Trail in Summer - Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - Multnomah County, Oregon State, USA | SAMTSAI.COM

July 9, 2012: Some small waterfalls along Fairy Falls Trail

Small Waterfalls Downstream Fairy Falls along Wahkeena Creek Hiking Trail in Summer - Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - Portland, Oregon State, USA | SAM TSAI . COM

July 9, 2012: A hiker's bridge over a small waterfall downstream Fairy Falls

Hiking Trail Map & Driving Direction

Traveling east on Columbia River Interstate Highway 84 from Portland, take Exit 28. At the furcation, continue east along Historic Columbia River Highway to Wahkeena Picnic Area / Parking Lot. Hike 0.4 mile to Wahkeena Falls, and then continue for another 0.5 mile to Lemmons Viewpoint. Fairy Falls is only 0.3 mile further up Lemmons Viewpoint.

Download: Multnomah Falls Hiking Trail Map

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