Tumalo Falls | Bend OR

Tumalo Falls | Bend OR

 The majestic Tumalo Falls drops from approximately 90 feet, with a width of nearly 25 feet. To reach this location you must hike down a slippery slope to the base of the Falls. Interestingly, the forest surrounding the falls was burned to the ground in a 1979 fire, and...

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Tumalo Falls | Bend OR

Tumalo Falls | Bend OR

 The origin of the word Tumalo is unknown, there are however, a few theories that may shed some light on the origin of the word. One possibility is that it comes from a Klamath Indian word Temelo, meaning wild plumb, a plant that was once abundant in south central...

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Tumalo Falls | Bend OR

Tumalo Falls | Bend OR

 As you continue your hike towards the waterfall, you’ll encounter this rock overhang. This unique vantage point provides some shelter from the elements, and an immersive auditory experience. As you step inside this protected area, the sound of the roaring waterfall can be heard echoing off the rock walls...

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Tumalo Falls | Bend OR

Tumalo Falls | Bend OR

 Greetings and welcome. Just up this river, you can see the beautiful Tumalo Falls located in Bend Oregon. This magnificent waterfall is a popular destination for outdoor adventurers. To get to this spectacular spot, you’ll need to venture off the hiking trails and head down towards the river. This...

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