Trail Run Project Logo

green Moon Falls Trail #1423

Navigate on-trail with our free app

iOS App Store Android App Store

Trail

0.5 mile 0.9 kilometer point to point
92% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 107' 33 m
Descent: -24' -7 m
High: 3,073' 937 m
Low: 2,973' 906 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 15% (8°)

Dogs

Off-leash
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Wes Emmert

Navigate on-trail with our free app

iOS App Store Android App Store

Weather

Getting forecast...

Current trail conditions

Unknown See History

Popular runs nearby

Run this trail?

Add details to help others plan their adventure.

This trail passes through an old growth forest ending at Moon Falls.

Wes Emmert

Features Birding · River/Creek · Waterfall

Closed to motorized vehicles.

Need to Know

Parking is limited to 4-5 vehicles.

Description

This is a short, approximately 0.5 mile, trail that ends at the base of Moon Falls. It is a family-friendly trail with a picnic table at the base of the falls. What Moon Falls lacks in volume of water, it make up for in a 100-foot cascade into rocky Alex Creek. The mist from the falls keeps the local vegetation lush and verdant as well as lowers the temperature in the small grotto significantly. This is a nice treat on a warm day.

Flora & Fauna

Old growth forest.

Contacts

Rate This Trail

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 1 vote

#10924

Overall
  4.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
100%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#338

in Oregon

#10,924

Overall
5 Views Last Month
47 Since May 29, 2018
Easy Easy

100%
0%
0%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running