Oregon: Portland Area

Below are links – organized by location – to adventures pursued between 2008 and 2014 in Northern Oregon, Southwestern Washington, and the Columbia River Gorge. They are hosted on the Oregon Hikers (formerly Portland Hikers) website.


NORTHERN OREGON

Badger Creek Wilderness

  • Douglas Cabin to School Canyon Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Lookout Mountain to Badger Lake Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Gumjuwac  to Badger Lake Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Little Badger Creek to Tygh Creek Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Flag Point Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Gumjuwac to Badger Creek Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Lookout Mountain via Fret Creek [Post] – 2012
  • Lookout Mountain via Fret Creek [Post] – 2012
  • Lookout Mountain [Post] – 2010

Bull of the Woods Wilderness

  • Elk Lake Creek to Welcome Lakes Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Bull of the Woods & Welcome Lakes [Post] – 2011
  • Dickey Creek to Big Slide Lake [Post] – 2010

Mount Hood National Forest

  • Olallie Lake Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Bonney Butte to Boulder Lake Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Bald Mountain Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Fish Creek Mountain & High Lake [Post] – 2010
  • Buck Peak from Lolo Pass [Post] – 2010
  • Along the PCT from Lolo Pass [Post] – 2009
  • Old Baldy Mountain [Post] – 2009
  • Huckleberry Mountain via Boulder Ridge [Post] – 2009

Mount Hood Wilderness

  • Yocum Ridge [Post] – 2014
  • Yocum Ridge to 7,000 feet [Post] – 2014
  • Yocum Ridge [Post] – 2013
  • Cast/Paradise Park/Ramona Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Cast Creek to Horseshoe Ridge Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Yocum Ridge to 6,400 feet [Post] – 2013
  • Gnarl Ridge Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Paradise Park to Hidden Lake Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Yocum Ridge to 6,400 feet [Post] – 2011
  • Elk Meadows [Post] – 2010
  • Lamberson Spur Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Cast Lake to Horseshoe Ridge Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Gnarl Ridge to Elk Meadow Loop [Post] – 2009

Northern Coast Range

  • Elk Creek/King/Little Kings Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Elk Creek to Kings Mountain Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Elk/Kings/Little King Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Elk/Kings/Little Kings Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Little Kings Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Kings Mountain [Post] – 2011
  • Elk Mountain (West Ridge) to Kings Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Kings Mountain (East Ridge) to Elk Creek Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Kings Mountain [Post] – 2009

Opal Creek Wilderness

  • Whetstone Mountain & Silver King Lake [Post] – 2012
  • Whetstone Mountain to Jawbone Flats Loop [Post] – 2008

Roaring River Wilderness

  • Cripple Lake to Serene Lake Loop [Post] – 2010

Salmon~Huckleberry Wilderness

  • Salmon Butte [Post] – 2014
  • Green Canyon to Salmon River Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Green Canyon Loop [Post] – 2010

Silver Falls State Park

  • Silver Falls [Post] – 2014
  • Buck Mountain [Post] – 2009

Table Rock Wilderness

  • Table Rock to Pechuck Lookout Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Table Rock [Post] – 2014

Northern Oregon  – Other

  • Warrior Point | Columbia River [Post] – 2014
  • Henry Hagg Lake Loop | Henry Hagg Lake County Park [Post] – 2014
  • Warrior Rock | Columbia River [Post] – 2014
  • The 4T Trail | Portland [Post] – 2014
  • Willamette River Walk | Portland [Post] – 2011
  • Olallie Butte | Warm Springs Indian Reservation [Post] – 2011
  • Portland in the Fall [Post] – 2010
  • Mary’s Peak | Central Coast Range [Post] – 2010
  • The 4T Trail | Portland [Post] – 2010
  • Willamette River Trail | Portland [Post] – 2010
  • Willamette River Trail | Portland [Post] – 2009

COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE  ~ OREGON SIDE {All of these hikes predate the 2017 Eagle Creek Fire.}

Angels Rest / Devils Rest

  • No Waterfalls on Devils Rest [Post] – 2013
  • Oneonta to Devils Rest Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Devils Rest to Palmer Road Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Good Old Devils Rest Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Angels Rest [Post] – 2011
  • Elevator Shaft to Devils Rest Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Devils Rest Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Devils Rest Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Devils Rest Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Angels Rest [Post] – 2011
  • Angels Rest to Tanner Butte [Post] – 2011
  • Devils Rest [Post] – 2010
  • Devils Rest Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Devils Rest, Primrose Path [Post] – 2010
  • Angels Rest [Post] – 2010
  • Devils Rest Loop [Post] – 2009

Franklin Ridge

  • Horsetail Ridge to Franklin Ridge Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Rock of Ages to Franklin Ridge Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Franklin Ridge to Oneonta Creek Loop [Post] – 2010

Herman Creek Area

  • Rudolph/Benson/Herman Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Herman/Benson/Eagle Traverse [Post] – 2011
  • Herman Creek to Trail 405B [Post] – 2010
  • Herman to Wyeth via Trail 400 [Post] – 2010
  • Herman Creek to Trail 405B via PCT [Post] – 2010
  • Herman Creek to Wyeth via Trail 400 [Post] – 2009
  • Herman Creek to Trail 405B via PCT [Post] – 2008

Larch Mountain Area

  • Larch Mountain Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Larch Mountain via The Elevator [Post] – 2012
  • Larch Mountain via Trail 441 [Post] – 2011
  • Larch Mountain via Trail 441 [Post] – 2010
  • Larch Mountain via Franklin Ridge [Post] – 2009

Mount Defiance

  • Mount Defiance Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Mount Defiance to Lindsay Ridge Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Via Starvation Ridge [Post] – 2011
  • Via Starvation Ridge [Post] – 2010
  • Via Starvation Ridge [Post] – 2009
  • Mount Defiance Loop [Post] – 2008

Munra Point

  • Wauneka to Munra Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Munra Point [Post] – 2011
  • Munra Point [Post] – 2010
  • Munra Point to Nesmith Point Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Munra Point [Post] – 2010
  • Munra Point [Post] – 2009

Neismith Point

  • Horsetail to Nesmith Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Nesmith Point & Palmer Mountain [Post] – 2013
  • Nesmith Point (snowshoe) [Post] – 2012
  • Nesmith Point [Post] – 2011
  • Nesmith Point [Post] – 2010
  • Nesmith Point [Post] – 2010

Nick Eaton Ridge

  • Nick Eaton/Green Point/Herman Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Nick Eaton/Green Point/Gorton Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Nick Eaton Ridge to Gorton Creek Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Nick Eaton Ridge [Post] – 2011
  • Nick Eaton Ridge to Gorton Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Nick Eaton Ridge to Casey Creek Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Nick Eaton Ridge to Casey Creek Loop [Post] – 2008

Ruckel Ridge Area

  • Ruckel Ridge Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Ruckel Ridge to Ruckel Creek Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Ruckel Ridge to PCT Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Ruckel Ridge Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Ruckel Ridge to Ruckel Creek Loop [Post] – 2009

Rudolph Spur

  • Rudolph/Benson/Herman Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Rudolph Spur to Ruckel Creek Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Rudolph Spur to Ruckel Creek Loop [Post] – 2010

Wyeth Trail / North Lake

  • Deadwood Direct to Wyeth Loop [Post] – 2014
  • North Lake [Post] – 2013
  • Green Point Mountain Loop [Post] – 2012
  • North Lake via Green Point Mountain [Post] – 2011
  • Wyeth Trail to Trail 418 Junction [Post] – 2011
  • Green Point Mountain & North Lake [Post] – 2010
  • Wyeth Trail to North Lake [Post] – 2010
  • Wyeth Trail to Green Point Mountain [Post] – 2008

Columbia River Gorge (Oregon) – Other

  • Backpack (Mark O. Hatfield Trail)  [Post] – 2010
  • Rainy/North/Bear Lakes [Post] – 2010
  • Dublin Lake to Tanner Cutoff Loop [Post] – 2010

WASHINGTON

Central Washington Cascades

  • Clark Mountain (attempt) [Post] – 2011

Gifford Pinchot National Forest

  • Cinnamon Ridge Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Huffman Peak & Siouxon Peak Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Huffman Peak [Post] – 2013

Indian Heaven Wilderness

  • Old PCT [Post] – 2014
  • From Forest Road 240 [Post] – 2014
  • Lemei Rock, Southwest Ridge [Post] – 2014
  • Red Mountain (snow shoe) [Post] – 2014
  • Trails Sampler [Post] – 2013
  • East Crater Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Gifford Way Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Point 5345 Loop [Post] – 2013
  • PCT/CCT Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Trail 29A Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Surprise Lake Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Gifford Peak [Post] – 2012
  • Lemei Rock [Post] – 2012
  • On the PCT [Post] – 2011
  • CCT/PCT Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Basin Lakes [Post] – 2011
  • Bird & Sawtooth Mountains [Post] – 2011
  • Red Mountain [Post] – 2011
  • Bird Mountain [Post] – 2011
  • Lemei Rock [Post] – 2010
  • Thomas Lake [Post] – 2010

Mount Adams Wilderness

  • Lookingglass Lake [Post] – 2012
  • Stagman Ridge Loop [Post] – 2011

Mount Saint Helens Volcanic National Monument, Washington

  • Coldwater Peak (attempt) [Post] – 2014
  • Mt. Whittier [Post] – 2010

Silver Star Mountain, Cascade Mountains

  • South Ridge [Post] – 2014
  • Sturgeon Rock Loop [Post] – 2014
  • South Ridge [Post] – 2013
  • South Ridge [Post] – 2013
  • South Ridge [Post] – 2013
  • Copper Creek Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Little Baldy Loop [Post] – 2012
  • South Ridge [Post] – 2012
  • South Ridge [Post] – 2012
  • Pyramid Rock [Post] – 2011
  • South Ridge [Post] – 2011
  • South Ridge [Post] – 2011
  • Bluff Mountain Trail [Post] – 2008

Trapper Creek Wilderness

  • Observation Peak Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Observation Peak Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Loop Around the Wilderness [Post] – 2012
  • Observation Peak via Big Hollow [Post] – 2012
  • Soda Peaks Lake (snowshoe) [Post] – 2012
  • Observation Peak via Big Hollow [Post] – 2011
  • Trapper Creek  to Observation Peak Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Observation Peak via Sunshine Trail [Post] – 2010
  • Soda Peaks Lake [Post] – 2010
  • Trapper Creek to Observation Peak Loop [Post] – 2009
  • Soda Peaks Lake [Post] – 2009
  • Soda Peaks Lake [Post] – 2008

COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE  ~ WASHINGTON SIDE

Beacon Rock State Park

  • Hardy Ridge to Phlox Point [Post] – 2014
  • Hamilton Mountain (old cabin) [Post] – 2014
  • Hardy Ridge, Phlox Point [Post] – 2013
  • Phlox Point to Hamilton Mountain Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Hardy Ridge [Post] – 2012
  • Hamilton Mountain [Post] – 2012
  • Hardy Ridge [Post] – 2012
  • Hamilton Mountain to Hardy Ridge Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Hamilton Mountain to Hardy Ridge Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Hamilton Mountain Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Hamilton Mountain to Hardy Ridge Big Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Hamilton Mountain Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Hardy Ridge Loop (snowshoe) [Post] – 2010
  • Hamilton Mountain to Hardy Ridge [Post] – 2010
  • Hamilton Mountain to Hardy Ridge Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Hardy Ridge Loop [Post] – 2009
  • Hamilton Mountain [Post] – 2009
  • Hamilton Mountain [Post] – 2009
  • Hamilton Mountain [Post] – 2009
  • Hamilton Mountain (Don’s Cutoff)  [Post] -2008

Big & Little Huckleberry Area

  • Big Huckleberry Mountain Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Big Huckleberry Mountain Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Little Huckleberry & Sleeping Beauty [Post] – 2013
  • Romancing the Cone in the Big Lava Bed [Post] – 2013
  • Little Huckleberry Mountain [Post] – 2012
  • Little Huckleberry Mountain [Post] – 2012
  • Little Huckleberry Mountain [Post] – 2012
  • Big Huckleberry Mountain, West Ridge [Post] – 2012
  • Big Huckleberry Mountain via PCT [Post] – 2012

Catherine Creek

  • Coyote Wall to Tracy Hill Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Upper Catherine Creek [Post] – 2014
  • Catherine Creek [Post] – 2014
  • Catherine Creek, Full Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Catherine Creek [Post] – 2013
  • Catherine  Creek Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Catherine Creek [Post] – 2013
  • Catherine Creek Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Catherine Creek to Coyote Wall Loop [Post] – 2011

Dog Mountain / Augspurger Mountain

  • Dog Mountain CCT #2 [Post] – 2013
  • Dog Mountain CCT #1 [Post] – 2013
  • Augspurger Mountain to Dog Mountain Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Augspurger Mountain to Dog Mountain Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Dog Mountain [Post] – 2012
  • Augspurger Mountain Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Augspurger Mountain, Southeast Ridge [Post] – 2011
  • Augspurger Mountain to CCT Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Dog Mountain Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Dog Mountain Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Dog Mountain Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Dog Mountain [Post] – 2009
  • Dog Mountain [Post] – 2009
  • Dog Mountain [Post] – 2009

Mowich Butte Area

  • Snag Creek/Mowich Butte/PCT Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Mowich Butte Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Sedum Point via PCT [Post] – 2011
  • Mowich Butte via PCT [Post] – 2010
  • Sedum Ridge [Post] – 2010

Table Mountain Area

  • Hamilton Creek to Table Mountain Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Table Mountain to Cedar Mountain Loop [Post] – 2014
  • Cedar Mountain to Table Mountain Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Table Mountain [Post] – 2013
  • Cedar Mountain Loop [Post] – 2012
  • Table Mountain & South Birkenfield [Post] – 2012
  • Table Mountain [Post] – 2011
  • Table Mountain [Post] – 2011
  • Greenleaf Basin Circle [Post] – 2011
  • Northwest Ridge Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Table Mountain & South Birkenfeld [Post] – 2011
  • Northwest Ridge Loop [Post] – 2011
  • Northwest Ridge [Post] – 2011
  • West Ridge [Post] – 2010
  • Heartbreak Ridge Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Heartbreak Ridge Loop [Post] – 2010
  • Heartbreak Ridge Loop [Post] – 2009
  • Heartbreak Ridge Loop [Post] – 2009

Three Corner Rock

  • Three Corner Rock Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Three Corner Rock Exploration [Post] – 2013
  • Bonneville Hot Springs to Washougal via PCT [Post] – 2012
  • Three Corner Rock [Post] – 2011

Columbia River Gorge (Washington) – Other

  • Archer Mountain Loop [Post] – 2013
  • Dalles Mountain Ranch & Weldon Wagon Road [Post] – 2014
  • Klickitat Rail Trail, Wahkiacus to Swale Canyon [Post] – 2014
  • Klickitat Rail Trail, Swale Canyon [Post] – 2010
  • Nestor Peak [Post] – 2009