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The Portland Rose Union Pacific Railroad Steam locomotive Engine 844 whistles past Multnomah Falls Oregon on its trip down the Columbia River Gorge. Multnomah Falls drops in two major steps, split into an upper falls of 542 feet and a lower falls of 69 feet, with a gradual 9 foot drop in elevation between the two, so the total height of the waterfall is conventionally given as 620 feet.