Big Alder Creek Falls
Photographer: G. Price
back to waterfalls - Lebanon/Sweethome
Big Alder Creek Falls is a road-side cataract east of Sweethome.
Photograph specifics: AE, 1/60, ISO400, lens 34mm, aperture 5.6
GPS N44º 27.146', W122º 33.11', Elevation above sea level 1070 ft.
There is an overabundance of blackberry vines - carry bandages.
- 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 5 miles on Quartzville Road park at the entrance to Green Peter Dam on the right
- Walk up Quartville Road a few feet further on the left side and listen for the sound of water
There are picnic and camping areas along Quartzville Road and HWY20.