Wildwood Trail - National Recreation Trail
ElevationAscent: 2,376' 724 m
Descent: -2,451' -747 m
High: 936' 285 m
Low: 342' 104 m
GradeAvg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 24% (13°)
Current trail conditions
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“A 30-mile rolling singletrack trail through America's largest forested urban park.”— Forest Park Conservancy
For much of its duration, the Wildwood Trail overlooks the Willamette River as it stretches onward, through the northeast slope of the Tualatin Mountains between NW Skyline Boulevard and NW St. Helens Road. This trail provides for a quiet and serene hike through varied and evolving forest ecosystem. The Wildwood enters Forest Park proper when it crosses West Burnside St. at about mile 3.
Forest Park itself plays host to hundreds of mammalian species: more than 100 kinds of birds have been seen in the Park!
Local Club: Forest Park Conservancy