Hardscrabble Creek Falls
Photographer: G. Price
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GPS - Hardscrabble Crk Falls, 75m el.
Photograph specifics (at the bank and near the bridge):
speed 1/640, ISO400, lens 18mm, aperture 7.1
speed 1/400, ISO400, lens 28mm, aperture 4.5
Months: February and April
Hardscrabble Creek Falls is 2.8 miles west of Drain.
Waterfall is also visible from the bridge over the creek.
- On Hwy 38 east of Reedsport go to milepost 47.5
- Turn north onto County Road 65 (west side of bridge) near a 'Hardscrabble Creek' sign
- In a short distance find a wide spot on the side of the road near the creek
- Waterfall is visible down the slope of the bank
CAUTION: doing this puts you on Hwy 38.
Found this as-yet-unidentified flowering plant on the bank.
Hardscrabble Creek flows into nearby Elk Creek.