Viewing Plants

The Willamette National Forest is home to over 15 species of conifers and hundreds of species of flowering plants.

Iron Mountain is a popular destination for viewing wildflowers. Over 300 species of flowering plants can be found in the alpine meadows surrounding the rocky summit where a lookout tower once stood. Sought-after flowers to see in bloom include the Red Rock Penstemon, Mountain Cat’s Ear, Larkspur and Glacier Lily. Another popular area to view both common and rare plants is Jefferson Park. This captivating area of alpine lakes and meadows is nestled within the northern slo...

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