Tam Mac Arthur Trail and Tumalo Falls, Oregon

We drove to Sisters this morning to hike the Tam McArthur Rim Trail located just outside of the town off of Elm Street in The Sisters Wilderness. The Trail started from Three Creek Lake at 6,550 feet elevation, it was a winding switch back single track trail to begin but the views were well worth the hike the higher we went. However, the snow was still present on the trail and we struggled to keep going. The Rim is at 8,000 feet and usually the snow does not melt until Aug so we were a little early and were not going to make it to the top. The views of Three Creek Lake, Mt Jefferson and Broken Top were beautiful as the weather was crystal clear. After enjoying the views we headed back to the Jeep and went to see Tumalo Falls, near Bend. Continue reading