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  • Multnomah County, Oregon

    Top Spots in and near Multnomah County

    • Portland, Oregon

      Warrior Rock Lighthouse

      4.0
      6.04 mi / 148 ft gain
      This is a perfect easy hike close to Portland on Sauvie Island that offers more than just a walk through a forest. At the end of the 3 mile trail is a long secluded beach and the Warrior Rock Lighthouse. This has become one of my favorite go-to runs on a summer weeknight evening or for a quieter ...
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    • Cascade Locks, Oregon

      Wiesendanger Falls

      3.02 mi / 1591 ft gain
      You can get on the trail in about 45 minutes from Portland and 35 minutes from Hood River via I-84. Once you get out of your car in the Multnomah Falls parking lot, head over to the historic Multnomah Falls Lodge. This is a neat place to check out after your hike. Then, follow the crowds to the ...
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    • Multnomah County, Oregon

      Multnomah Falls

      4.2
      2.61 mi / 1214 ft gain
      Multnomah Falls is worth a quick stop anytime you're visiting the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area in Oregon. This waterfall is the tallest in Oregon at 620 feet and the third largest in the Pacific Northwest behind Bridal Veil Falls (1,289 feet) and Green Lake Falls (979 feet) and has a...
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    • Cascade Locks, Oregon

      Multnomah-Wahkeena Loop

      4.3
      5.11 mi / 2162 ft gain
      The Multnomah-Wahkeena loop is a classic hike in the Columbia Gorge. Few hikes take you by as many waterfalls, and the tree cover makes it a great hike in the rain. Starting at the Multnomah Falls Parking Area, head to the main viewing area of Multnomah Falls. If you get there early in the morn...
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    • Cascade Locks, Oregon

      Larch Mountain's Summit

      4.0
      13.28 mi / 4629 ft gain
      Done as a loop or one way shuttle (in summer/fall), the full Larch Mountain experience starts at the large (but still always full) Multnomah Falls parking lot. There you'll have the chance to grab a final snack, use the restroom, and fill water bottles before joining all the "tourist" hikers on t...
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    • Washougal, Washington

      Dougan Falls

      3.5
      Does camping right next to an epic swimming hole sound like a pretty good way to spend a hot summer weekend? If so, you need to add Dougan Creek Campground to your list of weekend getaways. The Dougan Falls area of the Washougal River is packed with at least a dozen deep swimming holes, but the ...
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    • Saint Paul, Oregon

      Hike the Champoeg SP Loop

      5.0
      3.4 mi / 120 ft gain
      Champoeg was the first town to be settled in the Willamette Valley and the site of the formation of the first government in the northwest. The park offers historical sites as well as plentiful camping and some short day hikes. I decided to do the Townsite loop with my family on black friday #opto...
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    • Yacolt, Washington

      Hike Silver Star Mountain

      4.6
      Silver Star is simply a must-do hike for adventure lovers here in the Northwest!From the parking area, take the main trail up to the first open meadow. Eds Trail splits off here, meeting back up just before the summit. Be warned, Eds Trail is much steeper in sections and is more difficult than th...
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    • Washougal, Washington

      Naked Falls

      5.0
      The family friendly Naked Falls is just 20 minutes outside of Camas, Washington. It is a great introduction to kids of the great Pacific Northwest. It is also a great reminder for cliff jumpers that there are still great spots that aren’t too far from home. A $12 fee per car is required for parki...
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    • Corbett, Oregon

      Triple Falls

      4.5
      3.4 mi / 1168 ft gain
      Access to Triple Falls is currently closed. Learn more on the Forest Service Site. This hike, starting at the Oneonta Trailhead is a 3.2 mile roundtrip. You will gain approximately 600 feet in elevation as the trail often switches from moderate flat easy hiking to more difficult elevation gain a...
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    • Cascade Locks, Oregon

      Oneonta Gorge

      4.8
      0.92 mi / 531 ft gain
      *Currently closed (except a small portion of the upper trail between Multnomah Spur and Trail #444 on Larch Mountain)...here This hike is very short (1 mile roundtrip) but does take some time to do. The trail leads down from the road into a stream bed. You follow the stream bed upstream through ...
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    • Cascade Locks, Oregon

      Horsetail Falls Loop

      4.5
      2.56 mi / 610 ft gain
      Start off on this loop from Horsetail Falls Trailhead. It never hurts to start a hike with a view of Horsetail Falls. This 2.5 mile loop will start you off on Gorge trail #400 up Horsetail Falls Trail. You’ll encounter a few switchbacks before the trail flattens out and leads you into the valley ...
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    • Cascade Locks, Oregon

      Ponytail Falls

      4.6
      0.85 mi / 463 ft gain
      Ponytail Falls is an easy 0.8 mile hike located in the gorge that begins at Horsetail Falls. After hiking up mild switchbacks, continue to your right at the first trailhead intersection. The path levels out before coming around the mountain and opening up to the waterfall. This is the easiest wa...
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    • Stevenson, Washington

      Beacon Rock

      3.6
      1.49 mi / 351 ft gain
      Beacon Rock is one of the most recognizable landmarks along the Columbia River Gorge. It’s an 848-foot basalt monolith (a singular piece of rock) that was once the core of an ancient volcano. To access the rock, park in a developed parking area at the rock’s base that has room for about 30 cars. ...
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    • Woodburn, Oregon

      Explore the Woodburn Shoe Tulip Farm

      4.0
      The Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm is open 9am-6pm and offers the public a chance to see their 40 acres of Tulips for a limited time during the year. Their tulip fest goes from late March to early May so double check to make sure they're open before you go.For $5 a person or $20 for a car this place off...
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    • Stevenson, Washington

      Hamilton Mountain

      4.2
      5.61 mi / 2336 ft gain
      Hamilton Mountain has one of the best views in the Columbia Gorge. The hike starts out with a gradual uphill climb through an old-growth forest. After about a half-mile in you will come to a clearing where you can see the ridge line going up to the top of Hamilton Mountain. From there you'll pass...
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