caribou waterfalls north shore

Caribou River Falls

mile 70.7
Length: 1.2 miles
Difficulty: easy; moderate due to stairs
Caribou Falls is one of the most picturesque waterfalls on the shore, in part because of the approach. From the wayside rest follow the spur trail [at the first bench, continue to follow the spur]. The trail climbs about 100-feet in a half mile before making a 90-degree turn to multiple flights of stairs [~150 in all]. A right hand turn after the first few flights opens to a cedar- and pine-framed view of the falls. It becomes more and more impressive as you get closer, and the gray basalt outcroppings are a striking frame to this 35-foot falls
Check out the nearby Illgen Falls to the south or Cross River Falls to the north.
See all of the North Shore waterfalls here.

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