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Hedge Creek Falls, Dunsmuir

4.4
#201 of 609 in Nature in California
Must see · Waterfall · Nature / Park
Hedge Creek Falls is a waterfall on Hedge Creek, in the Shasta Cascade area in Dunsmuir, California. There is a small cave located behind the waterfall, allowing visitors to walk behind the cascading water. Shortly after the waterfall, hedge creek flows into the Sacramento River south of Mossbrae Falls. There is a viewing platform over the river, with a view of Mount Shasta. Access to the waterfall and viewing platform is via a short hiking trail. The trail starts at a small park off the Dunsmuir Ave/Siskiyou Ave exit on Interstate 5. The waterfall is 0.2 miles (0.32 km) down Hedge Creek Falls Trail. The close proximity to Interstate 5, makes the waterfall a very popular stopping point for passing motorists.

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  • A wonderful and easy hike led us to the beautiful falls. Right off the highway. Easy hike with 2 small kids.  more »
  • We so enjoyed seeing the beautiful falls. We arrived early morning and it wasn’t crowded. It is a short walk down a hill but certainly worth it!  more »
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  • Nice shady, easy hike. The waterfall itself was crowded, so don't take this hike if your looking for seclusion. However, walk under the waterfall and continue on the hike, there's a nice view of the river at the end of the trail. Overall a nice moderate walk
  • Beautiful simple walk to the falls. Really cool that you can walk behind it. Was pretty busy when we went. Walk all the way around for another view outlook

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