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1,032 mi 1,661 km of trail 25 Featured Hikes

Gems 9 Gems Easy Trails 124 Trails Intermediate Trails 153 Trails Hard Trails 55 Trails
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Gems in Mt. Hood National Forest - 9

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gem Favorite Multnomah Falls - 620ft of raw water power...

Multnomah Falls

(39) Bridal…, OR
gem Favorite Ramona Falls Trail is one of the iconic destinations in Mt. Hood National Forest. Photo by Ethan Douglass.

Ramona Falls

(9) Governm…, OR
gem Favorite The view looking south from the top of Munra Point. It's beautiful but PLEASE BE CAREFUL! Make it a round-trip. ;)

Munra Point

(12) Cascade…, OR
gem Favorite Alpenglow on the Sandy Glacier on the west side of Mt. Hood. Headwaters of the Muddy Fork of the Sandy River.

Mt. Hood from Bald Mountain

(3) Governm…, OR
gem Favorite Mount Rainier and Mount Adams from Lookout Mountain

Lookout Mountain Summit

(3) Governm…, OR
gem Favorite Mt. Hood peeks out from the Bull of the Woods Lookout.

Bull of the Woods Lookout

(2) Mill City, OR
gem Favorite From its dam, Trillium Lake has an iconic view of Mt. Hood and its reflection. Photo by Gene Blick.

Mt. Hood from Trillium Lake

(6) Governm…, OR
gem Favorite Boulder Lake, West Shore Panorama.

Boulder Lake

(2) Governm…, OR
gem Favorite Mount Hood from the summit of Mount Defiance

Mount Defiance

(5) Cascade…, OR

Featured Hikes in Mt. Hood National Forest - 25

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Favorite Multnomah Falls - 620ft of raw water power...
Intermediate

Multnomah Falls Loop

4.8 mi 7.7 km • Point to Point • 1,554 ft Ascent 473.69 m Ascent

(24) Bridal…, OR
Favorite Ramona Falls Trail is one of the iconic destinations in Mt. Hood National Forest. Photo by Ethan Douglass.
Intermediate

Ramona Falls Loop

7.3 mi 11.7 km • Loop • 1,006 ft Ascent 306.62 m Ascent

(25) Mount H…, OR
Favorite Mirror Lake Trail is colorful in fall and offers great views. Photo by Justin Watts.
Intermediate

Mirror Lake to Tom, Dick and Harry Mountain

8.3 mi 13.3 km • Out and Back • 1,454 ft Ascent 443.21 m Ascent

(18) Governm…, OR
Favorite Punch Bowl Falls drops into its pool.
Intermediate

Eagle Creek Trail to Tunnel Falls

11.7 mi 18.8 km • Out and Back • 1,280 ft Ascent 390.28 m Ascent

(21) Cascade…, OR
Favorite The view looking south from the top of Munra Point. It's beautiful but PLEASE BE CAREFUL! Make it a round-trip. ;)
Difficult

Munra Point Out and Back

6.3 mi 10.1 km • Loop • 2,201 ft Ascent 670.73 m Ascent

(13) Cascade…, OR
Favorite Mount Hood from the south side of Bald Mountain looking into the Muddy Fork of the Sandy River Valley.  Photo from USFS.
Easy/Intermediate

Top Spur/Bald Mountain Loop

2.4 mi 3.8 km • Loop • 517 ft Ascent 157.67 m Ascent

(4) Governm…, OR
Favorite The iconic 'mirror' of Mirror Lake lives up to its name.  Photo by USFS.
Intermediate

Mirror Lake Loop Trail #664

4.8 mi 7.8 km • Out and Back • 666 ft Ascent 203.06 m Ascent

(5) Governm…, OR
Favorite View from the top of Indian Point, April 03, 2016
Intermediate/Difficult

Indian Point Loop

7.8 mi 12.6 km • Point to Point • 2,898 ft Ascent 883.39 m Ascent

(1) Cascade…, OR

Trails in Mt. Hood National Forest - 307

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1.2 mi 1.9 km #1Tamanawas Falls
Intermediate
Government Camp, OR
Intermediate
1.2 mi 1.9 km Government Camp, OR 19 
3.9 mi 6.3 km #2Mirror Lake Trail #664
Intermediate
Government Camp, OR
Intermediate
3.9 mi 6.3 km Government Camp, OR 17 
12.9 mi 20.8 km #3Eagle Creek Trail #440
Intermediate/Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
12.9 mi 20.8 km Cascade Locks, OR
1.1 mi 1.8 km #4Munra Point Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
1.1 mi 1.8 km Cascade Locks, OR
8.6 mi 13.8 km #5Oneonta Trail #424
Intermediate
Bridal Veil, OR
Intermediate
8.6 mi 13.8 km Bridal Veil, OR 10 
1.4 mi 2.3 km #6McNeil Point Trail #600M
Intermediate/Difficult
Government Camp, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
1.4 mi 2.3 km Government Camp, OR
0.3 mi 0.5 km #7Little Crater Lake Trail #500
Easy
Government Camp, OR
Easy
0.3 mi 0.5 km Government Camp, OR
8.2 mi 13.2 km #8Clackamas River Trail #715
Intermediate
Estacada, OR
Intermediate
8.2 mi 13.2 km Estacada, OR 11 
5.8 mi 9.3 km #9Dog River
Difficult
Odell, OR
Difficult
5.8 mi 9.3 km Odell, OR
4.0 mi 6.5 km #10Lookout Mountain Trail #450
Intermediate/Difficult
Odell, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
4.0 mi 6.5 km Odell, OR
2.3 mi 3.7 km #11High Prairie Trail #493
Intermediate
Government Camp, OR
Intermediate
2.3 mi 3.7 km Government Camp, OR
6.7 mi 10.8 km #12Larch Mountain Trail #441
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
6.7 mi 10.8 km Bridal Veil, OR 12 
6.0 mi 9.7 km #13Crane Creek
Intermediate
Government Camp, OR
Intermediate
6.0 mi 9.7 km Government Camp, OR
1.0 mi 1.6 km #14Eliot Glacier Trail #600X
Difficult
Government Camp, OR
Difficult
1.0 mi 1.6 km Government Camp, OR
2.2 mi 3.5 km #15Palmateer Trail #482
Intermediate
Government Camp, OR
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Government Camp, OR
0.9 mi 1.5 km #16Devils Half Acre Trail #482A
Difficult
Government Camp, OR
Difficult
0.9 mi 1.5 km Government Camp, OR
0.8 mi 1.2 km #17Chinidere Cutoff #406M
Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
Difficult
0.8 mi 1.2 km Cascade Locks, OR
2.2 mi 3.6 km #18Wahkeena Trail #420
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
2.2 mi 3.6 km Bridal Veil, OR
28.9 mi 46.5 km #19Timberline Trail #600
Intermediate/Difficult
Government Camp, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
28.9 mi 46.5 km Government Camp, OR
1.1 mi 1.8 km #20Wahclella Falls Trail #436
Easy/Intermediate
Cascade Locks, OR
Easy/Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Cascade Locks, OR 10 

Photos of Mt. Hood National Forest - 540

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The view looking south from the top of Munra Point. It's beautiful but PLEASE BE CAREFUL! Make it a round-trip. ;)
May 24, 2016 near Cascade…, OR
Every year on Mt. Hood, vibrant lupine carpet the valleys alongside the Paradise Park Trail. Photo by Gene Blick.
Jan 25, 2017 near Governm…, OR
Westward facing view of the Columbia River from the Munra Point Trail (Oregon on the left, Washington on the right).
May 24, 2016 near Cascade…, OR
Multnomah Falls - 620ft of raw water power...
Jan 22, 2016 near Bridal…, OR
Burnt Lake on the far side offers awesome shots of Mt. Hood and its reflection. Photo by Gene Blick.
Sep 3, 2016 near Governm…, OR
In late spring, bear-grass explodes into bloom on the Paradise Park Trail.
Jan 3, 2017 near Governm…, OR
Columbia Gorge from Angel's Rest Viewpoint
Jul 2, 2015 near Bridal…, OR
South-facing spine of a ridge line near the peak of Munra Point.
May 24, 2016 near Cascade…, OR

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