Return Trail (#442)

Area Status: Open

This short trail links Wahkeena Trail #420 to Multnomah Falls Recreation Area parking area. The trail parallels the Historic Highway and provides access to loop opportunities.

At a Glance

Open Season: Year-round, snow dependent
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Motor vehicles and bikes are prohibited. Fires not allowed within 200 feet of trail.
Closest Towns: Troutdale, OR
Restroom: Restroom at Multnomah Falls Lodge
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

General Information


Wahkeena Falls Picnic Area
From Cascade Locks, OR: Travel west on Interstate 84 to exit #35, Ainsworth State Park. Follow the Historic Highway west 4.5 miles to Wahkeena Falls parking area.


Day Hiking

Short hiking trail between Wahkeena and Multnomah Falls. 

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
0.6 miles

  Elevation : 
100' - 100'