The Eagle Creek fire has closed most trails from Wyeth to Troutdale.

Whistle Punk Interpretive Loop

Central Gorge, Washington

Whistle Punk Interpretive Loop
Whistle Punk Trail (photographer: Brian Kelly)

Trail Features

  • Cultural HistoryCultural History

Trail Description Driving Directions

Follow the well-marked loop trail to learn about the history of the area, as well as the definition of a whistle punk. + Read More

Trail Details

Post-Fire Gorge Hiking Opportunities

Post-Fire Gorge Hiking Opportunities

These trails and recreation areas in and around the Gorge are open for exploring.

November 8: Evening of Inspiration

November 8: Evening of Inspiration

Join us for a free event in Portland all about the Preserve the Wonder land campaign.

Ready, Set, GOrge!

Ready, Set, GOrge!

When planning your visit the Gorge, take Ready, Set, GOrge! to heart.

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Driving Directions

Whistle Punk Trailhead:  Cross Bridge of the Gods ($2 toll). Head east onto WA Hwy 14.Travel through the town of Stevenson, and in another five miles turn left at a blinking light for Carson. Go through the flashing stoplight in Carson heading north on Wind River Highway for 8.5 miles. Turn left on Hemlock Rd and travel 1.5 miles. Turn right onto FS Rd #43 - just after the Wind River Work Station. Go 0.6 miles and turn right on FS Rd #417. Follow it for a mile until it dead ends at the trailhead. + Read More

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