This is an B level Mazama Hike that occurs in a wilderness area. B level hikes are moderate or more challenging hikes with either less than 15 miles in distance with between 1,500 and 3,000 feet elevation gain or between 8 and 15 miles in distance with less than 1,500 feet of elevation gain.

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Activity Notes

We will start at the Barlow Pass SnowPark and go South on the Pacific Crest Trail as we venture to Palmateer Point where we will have lunch. If clear weather we will have views of Mount Hood, Barlow Butte and the Barlow Creek valley.  After lunch, we continue south to the junction of the Twin Lakes trail and then back to the PCT and to the TH.

Distance: 7 miles.  1500’ Elevation gain.  Drive 105 miles.

Meeting location: Gateway Park and Ride


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