Opal Pool Opal Creek 3 Pools Sawmill Falls Jawbone flats One amazing hike

Visiting Opal Creek (Oregon)

Oregon hiking- Opal Creek Scenic Area and Wilderness. It is located east of Salem, in the Willamette National Forest. Opal Creek runs through thousands of acres of protected old growth forest, crisscrossed with over 30 miles of hiking trails.

Opal Creek is a must go hiking camping trip... Hiked the whole 9 mile loop with only what was in my sack had a blast!

Opal Creek, Oregon is a must go hiking camping trip. Hiked the whole 9 mile loop with only what was in my sack had a blast!

18 Incredible Swimming Holes Everyone Should Visit At Least Once

19 Natural Pools Around The World That'll Make Your Jaw Drop

18 Incredible Swimming Holes Everyone Should Visit At Least Once

Last weekend, my family and I had the opportunity to hike in the Opal Creek Scenic Area and Wilderness. It is located east of Salem, in the Willamette National Forest. Opal Creek runs through thousands of acres of protected old growth forest, crisscrossed with over 30 miles of hiking trails.

Hiking Opal Creek (Oregon)

Hike in the Opal Creek Scenic Area and Wilderness. It is located east of Salem, in the Willamette National Forest. Opal Creek runs through thousands of acres of protected old growth forest, crisscrossed with over 30 miles of hiking trails.

Oregon's Opal Creek Wilderness is a lush hiker's paradise.

Oregon's Opal Creek Wilderness is a lush hiker's paradise

Opal Creek just under a from Portland River walks old trees, a hike to Sawmill Falls or/and a 7 mile goes upriver to Opal Pool and Jawbone Flats (a very cool Depression-era mining camp)

Opal Creek, Oregon, USA

The Bernese Oberland, Bern, Switzerland. How beautiful is this? I love how clear the water is!

OPAL CREEK epitomizes Oregon in the buff: an ancient Eden teeming with deep green pools, splashing waterfalls, and trees the size of buildings. 3 mile hike to the campsites.

OPAL CREEK epitomizes Oregon in the buff: an ancient Eden teeming with deep green pools, splashing waterfalls, and trees the size of buildings. 3 mile hike to the campsites. MUST GO TO OREGON

Last weekend, my family and I had the opportunity to hike in the Opal Creek Scenic Area and Wilderness. It is located east of Salem, in the Willamette National Forest. Opal Creek runs through thousands of acres of protected old growth forest, crisscrossed with over 30 miles of hiking trails.

Hiking Opal Creek (Oregon)

Opal Creek Scenic Area and Wilderness. It is located east of Salem, in the Willamette National Forest. Opal Creek runs through thousands of acres of protected old growth forest, crisscrossed with over 30 miles of hiking trails.

Opal Pool—Willamette National Forest, Oregon: A leap into the refreshingly brisk waters of Opal Pool should come with an automatic membership into the Polar Bear Club -- even during the dog days of summer, the waters hover near a bracing 42 degrees. Luckily, you will have worked up quite a sweat by the time you reach the pool, after a 3.5-mile hike through the old-growth Douglas firs of the Willamette National Forest’s Opal Creek Wilderness Area.

Opal Pool—Willamette National Forest, Oregon: A leap into the refreshingly brisk waters of Opal Pool should come with an automatic membership into the Polar Bear Club -- even during the dog days of summer, the waters hover near a bracing 42 degrees.

Opal Creek  Take Exit 253 Hwy 22 towards Detroit.  22 miles, at flashing yellow light is the Swiss Village Restaurant.  Turn left/north onto the North Fork Rd. The Opal Creek trailhead is at the very end of this road, approx 20 miles.  14 miles of pavemen https://www.uksportsoutdoors.com/product/5-11-covert-vest-moss/

Opal Creek Take Exit 253 Hwy 22 towards Detroit. 22 miles, at flashing yellow…

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