Things to Do in Mapleton, Oregon

Whether you’re looking for epic coastal hikes, golfing by the ocean, surfing on a remote beach, or sand boarding a dune, you can find it all at the Oregon Coast.

Photo: Erik Urdahl

Whether you’re looking for epic coastal hikes, golfing by the ocean, surfing on a remote beach, or sand boarding a dune, you can find it all at the Oregon Coast.

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Central Coast

Deadwood Covered Bridge

The architectural elements of Deadwood Bridge are quite unique. Flooring was installed on a slant so that traffic rounding the corner onto the bridge would travel more safely. Other elements include false end beams, semi-elliptical portal arches with trim, and...

Mapleton, OR
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Central Coast

Sweet Creek Falls

At Siuslaw bridge in Mapleton, leave Highway 126 and go south on Sweet Creek Road. A beautiful 11 mile (18 km) drive will take you to the first trailhead. Parking lots are available at each trailhead. Eleven waterfalls in all.

Sweet Creek Rd
Mapleton, OR

541-563-8400

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Central Coast

Kentucky Falls

From Highway 126, turn south onto Whittaker Creek Road. Follow signs to the trail head. Major junctions en route to the trailhead are signed. 80-90 foot (24-27 m) twin waterfalls spilling over a cliff surrounded by Douglas-fir and Western Hemlock.

Forest Service Road 919
Mapleton, OR

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