The Legend Surrounding This Famous Oregon Waterfall Is Truly Heartbreaking

Multnomah Falls is Oregon’s most iconic natural wonder. It’s not only beautiful – it’s instantly recognizable, and is said to be the most photographed waterfall in the Beaver State. There’s a Native American legend about how this waterfall was created, and it’s absolutely heartbreaking. Have you heard the Legend of Multnomah Falls?

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For more information about visiting Multnomah Falls, check out the waterfall’s page on the U.S. Forest Service’s website. Do you have photos of Multnomah Falls? Share them with our readers in the comments!

If you just can’t get enough of this stunning waterfall, check out these nine stunning photos of a frozen Multnomah Falls.