Directions: Take I-84 East to Bridal Veil exit #28. Take a right onto the Historic Columbia River Highway and in less than a half mile the Bridal Veil Falls parking area will be on your right.
This is our first time back to Bridal Veil falls since the Old Columbia River Highway reopened after the devastating Eagle Creek Fire.
Much like Latourell Falls, the Bridal Veil area wasn’t damaged by the fire. Although you can see how close it came to being burned by looking at Angel’s Rest and Sheppards Dell Falls.
From the parking area get on the trail and pass by the restrooms. The trail starts out paved and quickly turns to gravel a short distance later.
You’ll go down a long switchback that takes you to a set of stairs that ends at a bridge over the creek. Keep following the path to the right and up more stairs to a viewing platform above the waterfall.
Head back out the way you came in.
Distance: .6 miles (easy)
Elevation: 100 feet (easy)
Pet Friendly: Yes
Good For: All ages
Parking Fee: None