Franklin Ridge Trail (#427)

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trail connects Larch Mountain Trail #441 and Oneonta Trail #424 providing a longer loop opportunity within Mark O Hatfield Wilderness. It affords some unique views of the Oneonta drainage from the west.

At a Glance

Open Season: Year round - snow dependent
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply. Motor vehicles and bikes are prohibited. Fires not allowed within 200 feet of trail.
Closest Towns: Troutdale, OR
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass is required at Larch Mountain trailhead.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

General Information


This trail is accessed from the Larch Mountain Trail #441 (area is unavailable)or Oneonta Trail #424.



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Day Hiking

This trail can only be accessed from other trails. 


This trail provides a longer loop opportunity for the Multnomah Creek-Larch Mt. trail system.  Please consult a good, up to date map when planning backpacking trips. 

Nature Viewing

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