Lower Tatasum Falls
RATING - 18.8
VR - 1.8 (Sm) HR - 6.0 SR - 8/20
TYPE OF APPROACH - Bushwhack
DIFFICULTY - Extremely Difficult
LOCATION - Swift Creek Trail
TYPE - Tiered
HEIGHT - 136'
WIDTH - 5'
GPS - N48 49' 40.04", W121 40' 48.84"
ELEVATION - 3140'
DIRECTIONS - No directions. Dangerous access.
Lower Tatasum Falls is a plunging waterfall that drops a total of 136' in height. The falls are located a short distance downstream from the Swift Creek Trail and should be accessible by bushwhacking down the west side of the creek. The falls can also be seen distantly from the Ptarmigan Ridge Trail (below), but you have to know where to look.