I’ve already posted a short and sweet brochure on the geology of Silver Falls. But, if you’re a rock-hound like me, it might not have been quite enough for you. Here’s a more in-depth look at and explanation of the Willamette Valley’s waterfall wonderland.
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With 10 waterfalls, 5 over 100 feet tall, and 4 that you can walk behind, Silver Falls State Park is a waterfall wonderland. Learn about the three major episodes of Silver Falls’ geologic history and its waterfall formation by exploring the brochure below.
Geology of Silver Falls, Brochure