Strawberry Island (Friends' archive)
Trail Description Driving DirectionsHikers can enjoy an easy hike around Strawberry/Hamilton Island, which is accessible from a trailhead just west of Bonneville Dam on the Washington side. The trail meanders through woods and open meadows, and features beautiful wildflowers in the spring. Strawberry Island was named by William Clark as he walked the island and noted wild strawberries growing here. This hike is great to pair with the Fort Cascade Trail, just down the road. + Read More
- Type: Loop
- Distance: 4 miles round trip
- Elevation Gain: feet
- Difficulty: Moderate
- Family Friendly: Yes
- Restrooms: No
- Trailhead Pass: No
Gorge Trailhead Passes Guide
Post-Fire Gorge Hiking Opportunities
These trails and recreation areas in and around the Gorge are open for exploring.
November 8: Evening of Inspiration
Join us for a free event in Portland all about the Preserve the Wonder land campaign.
Coming from Vancouver: Find your way to State Hwy 14 and head east continuing past Camas/Washougal. Turn right at the main city entrance, at milepost #38, where you'll find a Chevron gas station. Turn right onto West Cascade Drive. Next turn left onto Portage Drive. Portage Drive dead ends at the baseball field and a parking lot with 25 spots. Park here. + Read More