Windy Mountain Falls*
at Sharps Creek
Photographer: G. Price
back to waterfalls - Cottage Grove
Windy Mountain Falls is east of Cottage Grove.
Photograph specifics: 0.3 seconds; aperture 29; ISO 100; 160mm; tripod
GPS: N 43º 38.413', W 122º 47.482' elevation above sea level 1200 ft.
Waterfall flows into Sharps Creek at this point.
- Take Cottage Grove exit 174
- Head east on Row River Road
- Past milepost 4 continue straight onto Shoreview Drive
(Row River Rd splits off to the left - Shoreview Drive rejoins Row River Rd in another six miles)
- At 16.2 miles on Row River Road turn right onto Sharps Creek Road
- Count up 5.3 miles on Sharps Crk Rd & look for a wide spot on the right
* named for a nearby geographical feature
Below is a panoramic view of the two creeks