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A Mid-Winter Ascent to Phlox Point

Phlox Point is the 2,957-foot summit of Hardy Ridge and one of the best destinations for a hike near the Portland area.

It’s located in Beacon Rock State Park at the western end of the Columbia River Gorge. 146 more words

Columbia River Gorge Hikes

Road Trip to the Columbia River Gorge

We were promised two days of sunshine earlier this week, and so to celebrate we drove south for a night at the Columbia River Gorge. Our plan was to take in the waterfalls on the Oregon side; then spend the night at Skamania Lodge on the Washington side, a place we’d never been before. 280 more words

Trails And Travels

Rescue Personnel Desperately Working To Save Climbers Stuck On Mt Hood

Search and rescue personnel are attempting to recover 2 groups of climbers who are stuck on Mt Hood reports ABC News. At least one of the groups included an injured person, although the severity of the ailment(s) is not yet clear. 154 more words


Trump signs Mt. Hood land swap legislation

Trump signs Mt. Hood land swap legislation.

President Donald Trump on Jan. 10 signed a bill that sets out areas for new commercial development and protected forest land on Mount Hood. 44 more words

Hood River News

Brrrrr! A Cold Climb to Stacker Butte

A little sunshine peeking through the clouds, highlighting the brilliant white of fresh fallen snow. Throw in a cold, brisk wind out of the west and temperatures around 30 degrees, and you have the prescription for a fine outing. 205 more words

Columbia River Gorge Hikes

One Word Sunday Challenge: View

Debbie over at Travel With Intent blog has a One Word Sunday Challenge and her topic this week is View.

Mt Hood, from Molalla, Oregon. 24 more words

Cee Neuner