Mount Hood
National
Recreation Area

Mount Hood National Recreation Area is a 34,550-acre (13,980 ha) protected area within Mount Hood National Forest in Oregon, USA. Established on March 30, 2009 by the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 (Pub.L. 111–11§7002), the National Recreation Area is managed by the U.S. Forest Service. It comprises three non-contiguous units, none of which include Mount Hood itself. The Mount Hood Uni…
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2,659 Mile Long Trail from Mexico to Canada
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Historic Wagon Route Westward
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The Barlow Butte Trail #670 is shown on most maps as a through trail from the no…
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Boulder Creek runs for five and a half miles through shady old growth below the …
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This hike takes in the head of the Boulder Creek valley, which is now in the sou…
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This hike is strictly for those who wish to plumb a remote stretch of valley lit…
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Reserve this pleasant loop for a sunny summer day when you can appreciate the vi…
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The Barlow Toll Road, built in 1846 by Sam Barlow, Philip Foster, and their crew…
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The best time to do this hike is during the months of September and October when…
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This very moderate loop takes in a variety of features: some impressive old grow…
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The Boulder Lakes are in a forgotten corner of the Mount Hood region, yet remain…
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The Boulder Lakes are in a forgotten corner of the Mount Hood region, yet remain…
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The Barlow Butte Trail #670 climbs up to the summit of Barlow Butte in a recentl…
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This hike drops into an old-growth bottomland that holds Bonney Creek, the White…
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The Pacific Crest Trail rolls along the Cascade crest south of Mount Hood in a d…
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This section of the Pacific Crest Trail takes you from historic Barlow Pass into…
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If there is one feature that encapsulates the spirit of the Blue Box Trail, it i…
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This very popular summer hike and backpack becomes a big ski/snowshoe outing in …
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The main reason to drive to the base of Bonney Butte is when HawkWatch Internati…
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