Lower Coal Creek Falls
Photographer: G. Price
back to waterfalls - Lebanon/Sweethome
Lower Coal Creek Falls is a road-side cataract east of Sweethome.
Photograph specifics: landscape, 1/60, ISO200, lens 62mm, aperture 5.6
GPS N44º 26.624', W122º 35.396', Elevation above sea level 540 ft.
A better vantage point can be had by walking a few feet farther up the road to an upwardly
- From I-5 exit onto Hwy 20 and head east towards Lebanon
- At milepost 33 east of Sweethome turn left onto Green Peter Dam/
Quartzville Road (reset your trip odometer)
- After 2.7 miles on Quartzville Road find a wide spot on the left side of the road
- The lower falls is right next to the road
sloping gravel road. The better view is tempered by the ugliness of the cast-off appliances.
Remember, this is Oregon - We Recycle!
There are picnic and camping areas along Quartzville Road and HWY20.