You’ll Want To Spend All Day At This Waterfall-Fed Pool In Oregon

There’s no better way to cool off on a hot summer day than by splashing around in one of Oregon’s swimming holes, and when you find one with a waterfall, it’s downright delightful. Here’s a gorgeous spot along the Deschutes River that you have to find this summer.

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Do you agree that spending the day in one of Oregon’s swimming holes is the best way to cool off? Here are eight gorgeous Oregon waterfalls where you can swim in the basin.