Moulton Falls

  • Easy (to Big Tree Falls)
  • 1.9-mile loop
  • 140 feet elevation gain
  • Open all year
  • Use: hikers


  • Moderate (to Bells Mountain)
  • 4.9 miles round trip
  • 1160 feet elevation gain
  • Use: hikers, horses, bicycles

Salmon leap up waterfalls in this woodsy Washington canyon. Start with a quick look at Lucia Falls. Then hike the easy loop from Moulton Falls to Big Tree Falls. For more exercise, add a climb up the Bells Mountain Trail. From Portland, take Interstate 5 …

This chapter taken from the book 100 Hikes/Travel Guide: Northwest Oregon & Southwest Washington.