Provides access to: Dog Mountain Trail #147 and Augspurgur Trail #4407. Dog Mountain Trail 147 is one of the most popular, but also most strenuous hikes in the Gorge. Be prepared for steep grades and potentially dramatic weather changes as you approach the summit. Augspurgur Trail provides a loop opportunity from the summit to the parking lot.
Large gravel parking area, picnic table and vault toilet available at trailhead.
Parking prohibited along roadway, violators may be cited & towed. Very crowded on weekends in May and June. Park safely and allow room for others.
At a Glance
Consider taking the WET bus from Stevenson. http://www.skamania.org/publictransportation.cfm 11/24/2015: Parking prohibited along roadway, violators may be cited & towed http://1.usa.gov/1Ax1aZo. Very crowded on weekends in May and June. Park safely and allow room for others.
From Stevenson, WA: Travel east on Washington State Route 14 for 10 miles. Trailhead parking is available at milepost 53.7...look for the Dog Mountain Trailhead sign.
From Portland, OR: Travel east on Interstate 84 to Cascade Locks exit #44. Follow the off ramp under the interstate and take the first right to the Bridge of the Gods across the Columbia River. At the stop sign, turn right (east) on Washington State Route 14 and travel 12 miles. At milepost 53.7 there is a large sign for the Dog Mountain Trailhead. Park in the pullout on the left.