Vista Ridge Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open


No amenities. A popular trailhead to access the Mount Hood Wilderness with room for up to 10 cars.

Provides access to: Vista Ridge Trail #626 and Mount Hood Wilderness.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: open
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness restrictions apply
Closest Towns: Hood River, OR
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood River Ranger District

General Information


From Hood River, OR - drive south on Hwy 281 (Dee Hwy) for 13 miles. Turn right at a sign for Dee and Lost Lake. Immediately bear to the left, following signs for Lost Lake. After 8 miles turn left on Road 18 (Lolo Pass) and continue for 3 more miles. Turn left again on Road 16. After 5.5 miles, turn right onto Road 1650 and follow to trailhead. Caution: the last .5 mile of road is very rough

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