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

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The Eagle Creek fire (in the red shaded area above) has closed approximately 100 miles of trails from Cascade Locks to Troutdale on the Oregon side of the Gorge. Click "View map" below for a map of the 48,000-acre containment area.

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Angel's Rest, OR

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Trail closed due to 2017 Eagle Creek fire, however, it is expected to open by the end of 2018.
 
Moderate: 5 miles | 1500 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Ice Age Floods

Angel's to Devil's Rest Loop, OR

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Trail closed due to 2017 Eagle Creek fire, however, it is expected to open by the end of 2018.
 
Expert: 10.7 miles | 2770 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Augspurger Mountain, WA

 
Expert: 16 miles | 4400 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

Balfour-Klickitat Loop, WA

 
Easy: 0.75 miles | 150 ft.
  • Bird Viewing

Beacon Rock, WA

 
Easy: 1.8 miles | 680 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Cultural History
  • Ice Age Floods

Bell Creek Loop, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Expert: 14.5 miles | 3330 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Benson Plateau Loop, OR

 
Expert: 16.2 miles | 4080 ft.
  • Wildflowers

Bridal Veil Falls, OR

 
Easy: 0.6 miles | 70 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Cape Horn Loop, WA

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The road section of this loop hike is on a county road - please take care. From Feb. 1-July 2, the lower section of the Cape Horn trail has a seasonal closure for nesting peregrine falcons.
 
Strenuous: 8.3 miles | 1500 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Bird Viewing
  • Ice Age Floods
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Cape Horn, Upper, WA

 
Moderate: 5 miles | 1000 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Bird Viewing
  • Ice Age Floods
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Catherine Creek Arch Loop, WA

 
Easy: 1.9 miles | 325 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Cultural History
  • Wildflowers

Catherine Creek Labyrinth, WA

 
Moderate: 5.5 miles | 1000 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

Dog Creek Falls, WA

 
Easy: 0.2 miles | 0 ft.
  • Waterfall

Dog Mountain Loop, WA

 
Strenuous: 6.9 miles | 2820 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

Dry Creek Falls to Herman Creek, OR

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Easy: 8.6 miles | 750 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Eagle Creek to High Bridge, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Moderate: 6.4 miles | 840 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Eagle Creek to Punchbowl Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Easy: 3.8 miles | 500 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Eagle Creek to Tunnel Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Strenuous: 12 miles | 1640 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Eagle Creek to Wahtum Lake, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Expert: 26.5 miles | 5310 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Elowah Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Moderate: 1.5 miles | 260 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Falls Creek Falls, WA

 
Easy: 3.4 miles | 700 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Fort Cascades Loop, WA

 
Easy: 1.5 miles | 0 ft.
  • Cultural History
  • Ice Age Floods

Gillette Lake, WA

 
Moderate: 5.4 miles | 648 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Green Point Ridge, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no estimated reopening date due to heavy damage sustained after the fire.
 
Expert: 15 miles | 5000 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Greenleaf Overlook, WA

 
Moderate: 8.8 miles | 800 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Hamilton Mountain Loop, WA

 
Strenuous: 7.6 miles | 2100 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Hardy Ridge Loop, WA

 
Strenuous: 9 miles | 2500 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

Herman Creek to Casey Creek, OR

 
Strenuous: 7.4 miles | 2000 ft.
  • Wildflowers

Herman Creek to Mud Lake, OR

 
Expert: 17.8 miles | 3400 ft.
  • Wildflowers

Hole-in-the-Wall Falls , OR

 
Easy: 1.2 miles | 100 ft.
  • Waterfall

Horsetail Falls Loop, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Easy: 2.3 miles | 440 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Horsetail, Ponytail & Triple Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Moderate: 4.4 miles | 680 ft.
  • Waterfall

Indian Point Loop, OR

 
Strenuous: 7.6 miles | 2800 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

Klickitat Trail - Swale Canyon, WA

 
Moderate: 10.2 miles | 1000 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Bird Viewing
  • Cultural History
  • Wildflowers

Lancaster Falls, OR

 
Easy: 1.6 miles | 100 ft.
  • Waterfall

Larch Mountain Crater Loop, OR

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Trail closed due to 2017 Eagle Creek fire, however, it is expected to open by the end of 2018.
 
Moderate: 6 miles | 1100 ft.
  • Wildflowers

Latourell Falls Loop, OR

 
Easy: 2.4 miles | 520 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Lyle Cherry Orchard, WA

 
Moderate: 5 miles | 1500 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Ice Age Floods
  • Wildflowers

Mitchell Point, OR

 
Strenuous: 2.6 miles | 1270 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Mosier Creek Falls, OR

 
Easy: 0.4 miles | 200 ft.
  • Waterfall

Mosier Plateau, OR

 
Moderate: 3.5 miles | 600 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Bird Viewing
  • Ice Age Floods
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Mosier Twin Tunnels, OR

 
Easy: 14 miles | 300 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Mount Defiance, OR

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Starvation Ridge Cut-off trail (#414B) is closed due to a washout on the trail.
 
Expert: 12.2 miles | 4900 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Multnomah - Wahkeena Falls Loop, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Moderate: 4.8 miles | 1540 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Multnomah Falls, OR

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Trail is open to Benson Bridge. Beyond that it is closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening that section of trail.
 
Easy: 2.6 miles | 700 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall

Multnomah Falls - Franklin Ridge Loop, OR

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Trail is open to Benson Bridge. Beyond that it is closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening that section of trail.
 
Expert: 12 miles | 2760 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Multnomah Falls to Devil's Rest, OR

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Trail is open to Benson Bridge. Beyond that it is closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening that section of trail.
 
Strenuous: 8.4 miles | 2368 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall

Multnomah Falls to Larch Mountain via Oneonta Trail, OR

Multnomah Falls to Larch Mountain via Oneonta Trail alert Trail Alert. Click here for more info
Trail is open to Benson Bridge. Beyond that it is closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening that section of trail.
 
Expert: 17.2 miles | 4400 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Nesmith Point, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Expert: 10.2 miles | 3700 ft.
  • Wildflowers

Nick Eaton Ridge Loop, OR

 
Expert: 14 miles | 3840 ft.
  • Wildflowers

North Lake, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no estimated reopening date due to heavy damage sustained after the fire.
 
Expert: 11.4 miles | 4240 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

Oneonta Gorge to Lower Oneonta Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Easy: 0.6 miles | 400 ft.
  • Waterfall

Panther Creek Falls, WA

 
Easy: 0.4 miles | 200 ft.
  • Waterfall

River-to-Rock, WA

 
Easy: 1.5 miles | 250 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Cultural History
  • Ice Age Floods

Rooster Rock Loop, OR

 
Easy: 2.25 miles | 50 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Rowena Plateau Loop, OR

 
Easy: 2.5 miles | 250 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Ice Age Floods
  • Wildflowers

Sams Walker Loop, WA

 
Easy: 1.1 miles | 50 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Bird Viewing

Shepperds Dell Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Easy: 0.2 miles | 0 ft.
  • Waterfall

Silver Star Mountain - Ed's Trail Loop, WA

Silver Star Mountain - Ed's Trail Loop alert Trail Alert. Click here for more info
The Forest Service roads up to Ed's Trailhead are in very poor condition this year; much worse than in year's past.
 
Moderate: 5 miles | 1500 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

St. Cloud Loop, WA

 
Easy: 0.5 miles | 150 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Starvation Creek Falls, OR

 
Easy: 0.1 miles | 0 ft.
  • Waterfall

Starvation Creek Ridge Loop, OR

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Starvation Ridge Cut-off trail (#414B) is closed due to a washout on the trail.
 
Moderate: 2.5 miles | 700 ft.
  • Waterfall

Starvation Creek to Warren Lake, OR

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Starvation Ridge Cut-off trail (#414B) is closed due to a washout on the trail.
 
Expert: 11 miles | 4000 ft.
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Strawberry Island Loop, WA

 
Moderate: 4 miles | 0 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Bird Viewing
  • Wildflowers

Tanner Butte, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Expert: 17 miles | 4500 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

Tanner Ridge to Dublin Lake, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Expert: 13 miles | 3600 ft.
  • Wildflowers

The Dalles Riverfront Trail, OR

 
Easy: 3 miles | 200 ft.
  • Beautiful Views

Tom McCall Nature Preserve, OR

 
Moderate: 3.25 miles | 1070 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Wildflowers

Toothrock, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Moderate: 4 miles | 200 ft.
  • Cultural History

Triple Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Moderate: 5 miles | 740 ft.
  • Waterfall

Upper McCord Creek Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Easy: 2.2 miles | 600 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall
  • Wildflowers

Wahclella Falls Loop, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Easy: 1.8 miles | 300 ft.
  • Waterfall

Wahkeena Falls, OR

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Trail closed due to 2017 Eagle Creek fire, however, it is expected to open by the end of 2018.
 
Easy: 2.8 miles | 850 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall

Washougal Waterfront Trail, WA

 
Easy: 2 miles | 0 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Bird Viewing

Wauna Point, OR

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Trail closed due to the 2017 Eagle Creek fire. Currently there is no timeline for reopening.
 
Strenuous: 9.4 miles | 3380 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Waterfall

Weldon Wagon, WA

 
Moderate: 5 miles | 1340 ft.
  • Beautiful Views
  • Bird Viewing
  • Cultural History
  • Wildflowers

Whistle Punk Interpretive Loop, WA

 
Easy: 1.5 miles | 0 ft.
  • Cultural History