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Klamath Falls

Travel to Klamath Falls

Traveling to Klamath Falls, Oregon, is accessible and scenic from several major cities in the Pacific Northwest. From Portland, expect a drive time of approximately 4 to 5 hours, taking you through diverse Oregon landscapes. If you’re coming from Eugene, the journey to Klamath Falls can be completed in about 3 to 4 hours, offering a shorter but equally picturesque drive. For those traveling from Sacramento, California, the drive is roughly 5 to 6 hours, providing an opportunity to experience the changing scenery from California to Oregon. 

 

Wildlife Observation in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Oregon, is a premier destination for wildlife observation, attracting nature enthusiasts and birdwatchers. The area, especially the Klamath Basin, is a haven for a diverse array of bird species, making it one of the best birding destinations in the Pacific Northwest. Visitors can enjoy the unique experience of observing migratory birds and local wildlife in their natural habitat. The region’s wetlands and forests provide ample opportunities for wildlife photography and nature walks, enhancing the Klamath Falls outdoor experience.

Cultural and Historical Attractions in Klamath Falls

Explore the rich cultural and historical attractions in Klamath Falls, Oregon. This region is steeped in Native American history, offering insights into the heritage and traditions of local tribes. Visitors can immerse themselves in the past by visiting various historical sites, museums, and cultural centers. These attractions provide a comprehensive understanding of the area’s historical significance, making Klamath Falls a key destination for history buffs and culture enthusiasts seeking to explore Oregon’s diverse cultural landscape.

Winter Sports in Klamath Falls

Experience the thrill of winter sports in Klamath Falls, a top destination in Oregon for snow enthusiasts. Known as the “City of Sunshine” with over 300 days of sunshine a year, Klamath Falls boasts a variety of winter activities, including skiing and snowboarding, with nearby resorts offering trails and slopes for all skill levels. The snowy landscapes of Klamath Falls provide the perfect backdrop for winter adventures, from cross-country skiing to snowshoeing. Whether you’re a seasoned snow sports athlete or a beginner, Klamath Falls offers a winter wonderland experience, making it a must-visit destination during the colder months.

Things To Do

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Keno Grill

Keno Grill is where good friends meet to eat. Check out the full menu of breakfast and lunch items for […]

3603 Diamond Street
Klamath Falls, OR. 97603
(541)884-1545
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Klamath Grill

Treat your taste buds to some lip-smacking food from The Klamath Grill located in Klamath Falls, Oregon. They have something […]

715 Main Street
Klamath Falls, OR. 97601
(541)882-1427
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Deli Station

Deli Station is committed to serving the freshest top quality sandwiches along with soups, salads, and other hot options such […]

1850 Main Street
Klamath Falls, OR. 97601
(541)205-5374
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Wild Goose Lodge

Located in scenic Merrill Oregon, the Wild Goose Lodge Motel is pet friendly and close to many outdoor recreational areas. […]

105 E. Court Drive
Merrill, OR. 97633
(541) 798-5826
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Rocky Point Resort overlooks Upper Klamath Lake in Crater Lake’s backyard, and is your destination for lodging, fishing, boating, birding, […]

28121 Rocky Point Road
Klamath Falls, OR. 97601
541-356-2287
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460 Timbermill Drive
Klamath Falls, OR. 97601
541-205-4800
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Clover Creek Trailhead

Provides access to: Clover Creek Trail, the southern most entrance into Mountain Lakes Wilderness.  Clover Creek Trail is a classic hike that joins […]

Klamath Falls, OR.
541-885-3400
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Take in the views at Crater Lake Zipline
Klamath Basin

Crater Lake Zipline

Explore a 9 Zipline canopy tour with friendly guides to lead the way. Guided tour is for ages 10 and […]

29840 Highway 140 West
Klamath Falls, OR. 97601
541-892-9477
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Plaikni Falls

To view Plaikni Falls, hike along an easy one-mile trail through an old-growth forest which showcases wildflowers during July.  The […]

Pinnacles Road
Fort Klamath, OR.
541-594-3000
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