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Gems in Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - 4

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

Multnomah Falls

(46) Bridal…, 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

(13) Cascade…, OR
gem Favorite Worth going across the scree fields for the view.

Mitchell Point

(4) Hood River, OR
gem Favorite Mount Hood from the summit of Mount Defiance

Mount Defiance

(6) Cascade…, OR

Recommended Routes in Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - 14

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

Multnomah Falls Loop

4.8 mi 7.7 km 1,554' Up 473.69 m Up 1,510' Down 460.14 m Down

Bridal…, OR
Favorite Columbia Gorge from Angel's Rest Viewpoint
Intermediate/Difficult

Angel's Rest Lookout

4.1 mi 6.6 km 1,441' Up 439.21 m Up 1,439' Down 438.72 m Down

Bridal…, OR
Favorite Punch Bowl Falls drops into its pool.
Intermediate/Difficult

Eagle Creek Trail to Tunnel Falls

11.7 mi 18.8 km 1,280' Up 390.28 m Up 1,280' Down 390.29 m Down

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 2,201' Up 670.73 m Up 2,232' Down 680.29 m Down

Cascade…, OR
Favorite Multnomah Falls - 620ft of raw water power...
Intermediate/Difficult

Multnomah Falls Out and Back

2.7 mi 4.3 km 868' Up 264.56 m Up 868' Down 264.48 m Down

Bridal…, OR
Favorite View from the top of Indian Point, April 03, 2016
Very Difficult

Indian Point Loop

7.8 mi 12.6 km 2,898' Up 883.39 m Up 2,897' Down 883.11 m Down

Cascade…, OR
Favorite Dry Creek Falls. | Photo by Icetsarina (goo.gl/PmFlZP) used under CC0 1.0.
Intermediate

Dry Creek Falls

4.4 mi 7.1 km 734' Up 223.66 m Up 734' Down 223.58 m Down

Cascade…, OR
Favorite Mount Hood from near Camp Smokey
Difficult

PCT: Herman Creek to Eagle Benson

18.1 mi 29.1 km 4,399' Up 1340.93 m Up 4,399' Down 1340.8 m Down

Cascade…, OR
Favorite View of the 289-foot Elowah Falls waterfall on Gorge Trail #400.
Easy/Intermediate

Upper McCord Creek Falls

1.8 mi 2.9 km 412' Up 125.63 m Up 412' Down 125.52 m Down

Cascade…, OR

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Hiking

  • 305 Miles 491 Kilometers of Trail
  • 14 Recommended Routes
  • 4 Gems Gems
  • 9 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 56 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 24 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - 74

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0.9 mi 1.4 km #1Mitchell Point Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Hood River, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
Hood River, OR
12.9 mi 20.8 km #2Eagle Creek Trail #440
Intermediate/Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
1.1 mi 1.8 km #3Wahclella Falls Trail #436
Intermediate
Cascade Locks, OR
Intermediate
Cascade Locks, OR 13 
1.1 mi 1.8 km #4Munra Point Trail
Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
6.7 mi 10.8 km #5Larch Mountain Trail #441
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR 13 
8.6 mi 13.8 km #6Oneonta Trail #424
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR 10 
2.2 mi 3.6 km #7Wahkeena Trail #420
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR
4.5 mi 7.2 km #8Angel's Rest Trail #415
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridal Veil, OR 11 
4.2 mi 6.7 km #9Nick Eaton Trail #447
Intermediate/Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
Cascade Locks, OR
7.0 mi 11.3 km #10Mount Defiance Trail #413
Difficult
Hood River, OR
Difficult
Hood River, OR

Photos of Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area - 161

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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
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
View of the 289-foot Elowah Falls waterfall on Gorge Trail #400.
May 24, 2016 near Cascade…, OR
Video review of the Angel's Rest Hike with footage of it's features and terrain
Nov 18, 2021 near Bridal…, OR
South-facing spine of a ridge line near the peak of Munra Point.
May 24, 2016 near Cascade…, OR
Multnomah Falls - 620ft of raw water power...
Jan 22, 2016 near Bridal…, OR
Columbia Gorge from Angel's Rest Viewpoint
Jul 2, 2015 near Bridal…, OR
Mutnomah
Mar 20, 2019 near Bridal…, OR