Deschutes River Trail to Benham Falls
in Deschutes National Forest
Central OR | Oregon | Trails Trail Rating:
Strolling down Deschutes River Trail toward Benham Falls, you might be skeptical that this calm river will hasten into rapids and cascades. The wall of volcanic rock on the far side of the river does offer an early clue that something dramatic could happen. The Deschutes River was rerouted by Lava Butte Lava Flow, causing it to tumble over a few waterfalls on its path north toward Bend. ... Read more.
By: Published: November 21, 2016 Last updated: July 23, 2019