The Friends of the Umpqua Hiking Club is a Roseburg, Oregon hiking club that meets every other Saturday to.....hike! We invite you to explore our website and contact us with questions.
June 4th – Silver Falls State Park. This is a famous state park, close to Salem, and can take about 2 ½ hours each way to drive. The most popular loop is the Trail of Ten Falls which will be about a 8.7 mile hike. Other trails and distances are available, depending on the wishes of the hikers and the coordinator. For more information, call Joe 541-637-0970.
Silver Falls Park is considered the most beautiful of all the Oregon State parks. It is also referenced as great pearl. The total driving distance from Roseburg to Silver Falls Park is 285 miles and it takes approx. 2 1/2 hours to get there from Roseburg. There is 162 miles to Salem and Silver Falls park is another 25 miles southeast from Salem.
There are three different hike options:
Maple Ridge Loop - 2.6 miles with 2 waterfalls on the trail
Winter Fall loop - 5 miles with total of 7 waterfalls on the trail
Trail of Ten Falls - 7.2 miles with a total of ten waterfalls.
Fyi – The park campgrounds are all booked for the summer and the closest camping available is about 45 miles from Silver Falls Park.
Roseburg Oregon Hiking Club