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Monarch Way Station Fall Clean Up - Downstream from Steelhead Falls

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Steelhead Falls on the Middle Deschutes River

Steelhead Falls Trailhead

Terrebonne, OR 97760

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Fall is almost upon us and the showy milkweed growing season is coming to an end. The time has come to ready our Monarch Way Stations for the winter ahead. We will work at Steelhead Falls Way Station on Saturday, October 13. The hike to Steelhead Falls Way Station, located downriver from Steelhead Falls at the big bend where Sandridge Trail approaches the river, is a more challenging hike than the hike to Foley Waters on October 12.

We will meet at 9:30 a.m. at Steelhead Falls Trailhead near the kiosk. Please bring gardening gloves. Any other needed tools will be provided. If anyone has questions about these events, contact Donna Reinaker, Monarch Way Station Coordinator, at 614-284-2340.

Please click the REGISTER button above for October 13 or CLICK HERE to sign up for October 12. You can sign up for both mornings too!

Directions to Steelhead Falls Trailhead: From Highway 97 in Terrebonne, turn west on Northwest Lower Bridge Way. Proceed a little more than 2 miles, then turn right on Northwest 43rd Street, following signs to Crooked River Ranch. Take 43rd about 1.8 miles to the "T" at Chinook Drive. Turn left on Chinook Drive, then proceed just less than a mile and turn left onto Badger Road. Take Badger Road to its terminus at Quail Road and turn right. Follow Quail Road for less than half a mile to River Road and turn left. Proceed on River Road downhill to the Steelhead Falls Trailhead.


This event is sponsored by Friends and Neighbors of the Deschutes Canyon Area (FANs), a group founded in 2011 by landowners surrounding the Deschutes Canyon-Steelhead Falls Wilderness Study Area in Central Oregon who came together over their shared love of nearby public lands. The focus area of FANs includes many special places such as Steelhead Falls, Alder Springs, the Peninsula, Otter Bench and Scout Camp. Become a member by visiting our website at www.fansofdeschutes.org. Memberships are just $10 per person per year.

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Steelhead Falls on the Middle Deschutes River

Steelhead Falls Trailhead

Terrebonne, OR 97760

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