With beautiful views, amazing spring wildflowers, and a relatively short effort, this is one of the most popular hikes in the Gorge. On a good day, you can get a view of Mt. Hood and the Columbia River.

Good resources: WTA Portland Hikers

Activity Notes

Join us for an evening AYM hike during lunar apogee of June, known as the Strawberry Moon. 7.4 miles, 2800'. Bring a favorite poem or sonnet to recite at the summit.


Adventurous Young Mazamas (AYM) offers outdoor activities year-round targeted to younger adults in their 20s & 30s. All activities are open to everyone 18 and over who can safely participate in our events. Our events are alcohol, smoking, and drug free. Pets are only allowed if the leader has specifically designated the event as pet-friendly.

Other Information
Driving Distance from Portland 98 miles
Driving Time from Portland 1 hours
Distance - Round Trip 7 miles
Expected Duration Car to car in one day
Interesting Features Ridgelines, Spectacular Views
Awards Qualified Awesome Ridges Award
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