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Cooks Butte Park

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

0.5 mile 0.8 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 163' 50 m
Descent: -33' -10 m
High: 602' 183 m
Low: 455' 139 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 25% (14°)

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A short forested trail leading to a scenic meadow on Volcanic Butte with switchbacks.

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Features Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly Lusher Farms located near the park offers year round classes for children, from gardening, cooking, art, and many other choices involving agriculture and the environment.

Description

Cooks Butte Park contains 42 acres of soft and easy surface trails on a volcanic butte that are great for hikes. Trails in this area can be accessed from several points. Trailheads can be found on Delenka Lane, West View Drive, Shipley Drive, Palisades Crest Drive, and Stevens Meadows - off Atherton Drive.

Flora & Fauna

Many beautiful blooms may be found in the summertime, from dahlias, to sunflowers, and zinnias.

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Nov 4, 2018
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in Oregon

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Forest run!
Jul 2, 2015 near Durham, OR

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