You’ll Never Forget This Enchanting Hike Along Oregon’s Turquoise River

Located in the Opal Creek Scenic Recreation Area, the Jawbone Flats Hike is a stunning 6.6-mile excursion. The trail winds along the beautiful Little North Santiam River through a gorgeous old-growth forest, passing an abandoned mining town, a crystal clear swimming hole, and more. This lovely hike is truly unforgettable.

Editor’s Note: Unfortunately since the time of publication, this forest has been affected by the wildfires in the area. Please check the website for closures and more information.

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