Places of interest in the Siuslaw & Smith River Area

Places of interest

Carpenter Bypass Trail System: Mountain bike trails. Brochure [PDF]

Coyote Creek Covered Bridge

Deadwood Covered Bridge

Hult Dam & Reservoir

Kentucky Falls: Upper + Lower Kentucky Falls, N. Fork Smith River Falls

Lake Creek Covered Bridge

Lower Lake Creek Falls (at Triangle Lake): The natural bedrock slide at Lake Creek Falls is very popular and ideal for a hot summer day! A series of low cascades carved in the bedrock within a narrow gorge create this geological wonder that spills into Triangle Lake. 

Old Growth Ridge National Recreation Trail (BLM) (2.5 miles): Beginning in the Whittaker Creek Recreation Site (BLM), the steep Old Growth Ridge Trail ascends 750 vertical feet over a mile’s length.

Smith River Falls Recreation Site: BLM photo album;;;;

Siuslaw Falls:

Sweet Creek + Elk Wallow + Annice Falls

Wildcat Covered Bridge


North Fork Smith-Kentucky Falls Bike and Hike