The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
We will meet at the Cougar Rest Area where there is a bathroom. The Rest Area is approximately 50 miles from Portland. From the Rest Area, we will drive to the Trailhead which is 3.5 miles away and at the North end of Yale Reservoir. The trail is the former International Paper logging road on the east side of the reservoir. We will turn around at the canyon washout. Leashed well-behaved dogs are welcome, but you don't need a dog to attend. 7.4 miles 300ft.
There is no cell phone service in Cougar.
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