Dog-Augspurger Tie Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The view is expansive at Dog Mountain.

This is a tie trail between the Dog Mountain Trail and the Augsperger Mountain trail, passing through forest with a gentle grade. 

The trail begins at Dog Mountain Trail #147 in the meadow and ends at Augspurger Trail #4407 at mile 2.8. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Permits required mid-April through mid-June.
Permit Info: Each hiker must carry a permit or digital proof of permit each year on Saturdays and Sundays & Memorial Day during peak spring wildflower season. 2021 Permit Dates:  April 24 to June 13. Visit to learn about how to obtain a permit.
Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Motor vehicles and bikes are prohibited. Fires not allowed within 200 feet of trail.
Closest Towns: East of Stevenson and Carson, WA 
West of White Salmon, WA
Across the river from Cascade Locks, WA
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass is required at Dog Mountain Trailhead.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

General Information


From Portland, OR: Travel east on Interstate 84 to Cascade Locks exit #44.  Cross the Columbia River on the Bridge of the Gods and turn right on Washington State Highway 14.  Travel approximately 12 miles to the sign for the Dog Mountain Trailhead and pullout on the left (north) between milepost 53 and 54.

From Bingen, WA: Travel west on Washington State Highway 14 approximately 13 miles to the sign for the Dog Mountain Trailhead. 



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