Category Archives: Historic Silver Falls Days

2018 Historic Silver Falls Days

Historic Silver Falls Days, our annual celebration of park and local area history, is fast approaching! Join us in the South Falls Day-Use Area July 14th and 15th from 10 am to 4 pm for a variety of family-friendly activities. A detailed guide of activities will be available here as well as at the park during the event.

New this year will be a Lumberjack Breakfast sponsored by the Friends of Silver Falls. It will take place at 8 am on Saturday, July 14th in the South Falls Lodge courtyard for a suggested donation of $5 per person.

2017 Historic Silver Falls Days Event Guide

Below you’ll see a guide of activities for our 2017 Historic Silver Falls Days. Please note that due to a schedule conflict, our farrier demonstrations will not be taking place this year. We have many other fun activities in store and we hope to see you in the South Falls Day-Use area this weekend!

2017 Historic Silver Falls Days

Join us in the South Falls Day-Use Area on July 8 and 9 for our annual Historic Silver Falls Days. Check here for more information as we get closer to the event!

Silver Falls Special Events Flyer 2018

Historic Silver Falls Day Event Guide

Join us this Saturday, July 9th, for Historic Silver Falls Day! Events will run from 10am to 4pm and are all located in the South Falls Day-Use Area.

2016 Historic Silver Falls Day Event Guide FOR BLOG


Historic Silver Falls Day is Saturday, July 9th!

Join us on Saturday, July 9th for the 7th Annual Historic Silver Falls Day! A more detailed event guide will be posted here later in the week.

40616 Silver Falls Days Flyer

Draft Horses Popular Yet Again

Horsing Around 2015 Mill Creek Carriages 2 Tim Bienlenberg Teaching Mill Creek Carriages 1 Tim Bielenberg and Draft Horse Pulling Draft Horse Demo Meadow

Historic Silver Falls Days Pictures

Roundhouse Band 2015Marge Gritton Spinner 2015First Wednesday Spin Group 2015Antique Cars 2015Even More Antique Cars 2015Bill Stoddard Native American Demos 2015 Johnnie Hughes Baskets 2015 Gordon Munro Storytelling 2015 Guy Faussett Daredevil Presentation History Displays in Lodge 2015Old Fashioned Games Eggs 2015 Old Fashioned Games 2015Mini Canoe Race AudienceMatt Palmquist Collecting the Mini CanoesMini Canoe Race WinnersKurt Fisk Farrier 1 Kurt Fisk Farrier 2

Antique Logging Demo Area a Big Hit!

Logging Demo Friday BeforeThe Calm Before the Fun!

Logging Demo Area 2015A Very Popular Area – Did YOU get your Tree Cookie?

Antique Logging Demo EntranceEntrance to Antique Logging Area

Chainsaw WonderlandChainsaw Wonderland

Couple on Crosscut Saw with Randy HildebrandtCouple Practicing Teamwork on the Crosscut Saw with Randy Hildebrandt

Chuck Kinkaid Drag Saw DemoNew Addition – Drag Saw with Chuck Kinkaid

Kurt Fisk Farrier 3New Addition – Kurt Fisk, farrier, making horseshoes

Heading Out from Logging DemoAll loaded up for another year!

6th Annual Historic Silver Falls Days Brings Out Families

Logging Demo Area 2015

Brandon Southward of the Statesman Journal wrote an excellent article about all the fun our visitors had this past weekend at Historic Silver Falls Days.  We hope you all can make it [again] next year!