Evans Outdoor Adventures
Oregon’s Silver Falls State Park: Trail of Ten Falls, April 2018
Oregon’s Silver Falls State Park: Trail of Ten Falls, April 2018

Oregon’s Silver Falls State Park: Trail of Ten Falls, April 2018

Trail to ten stunning waterfalls in the foothills of Oregon’s Cascade Mountains Distance: 9.5 miles round trip (park trail guide puts this at 7.2 miles, but we logged more by taking several side trips) Type: loop Difficulty: moderate with ~900′…

Central Oregon’s Deschutes River: Dillon Falls, April 2018
Central Oregon’s Deschutes River: Dillon Falls, April 2018

Central Oregon’s Deschutes River: Dillon Falls, April 2018

Easy stroll along the Deschutes River just outside Bend, Oregon Distance: 6.6 miles round trip (shorter and longer options available) Type: out and back Difficulty: easy Best season: spring – fall After two days of hiking at Smith Rock State…

Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Summit Loop, April 2018
Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Summit Loop, April 2018

Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Summit Loop, April 2018

Connect several of Smith Rock’s best trails for this stunning round trip loop around the park Distance: 7.7 miles round trip Type: loop Difficulty: moderately difficult with approximately 1,650′ elevation gain Best season: spring and fall (hot in summer and…

Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Canyon Trail, April 2018
Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Canyon Trail, April 2018

Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Canyon Trail, April 2018

Short & easy hike with great views of Smith Rock State Park’s towering cliffs & meandering Crooked River  Distance: 2.0-3.0 miles roundtrip Type: out and back with loop option available Difficulty: easy after a ~150′ drop down to the canyon…

Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Misery Ridge Trail, April 2018
Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Misery Ridge Trail, April 2018

Central Oregon’s Smith Rock State Park: Misery Ridge Trail, April 2018

Colorful rock formations delight hikers on this steep and rocky trail Distance: 4.0 miles round trip give or take depending on route choice Type: lollipop  Difficulty: moderately strenuous with a total elevation gain around 900′ (most of the gain is…

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