Elk Meadows Trailhead
Picnic tables, garbage, and restroom facilities are available during the summer months. Interpretation signs are available highlighting the glacial streams in the area.
Provides access to: Sahalie Falls Trail #667C, which accesses Umbrella Falls Trail #667, Elk Meadows Trail #645, Bluegrass Ridge Trail #647, Newton Creek Trail #646 and Timberline Trail #600.
Some of these trails are within Mount Hood Wilderness.
At a Glance
|Restrictions:||Wilderness regulations apply within Mount Hood Wilderness.|
|Closest Towns:||Government Camp, OR|
|Passes:||Recreation Passes may be used as a form of day use fee payment.|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Hood River Ranger District: (541) 352-6002|
From Government Camp, OR take US Highway 26 east for 2 miles then take OR 35 north for 7.8 miles. Pass Mount Hood Meadows interchange, and turn left onto a section of the old Mount Hood Loop at the next intersection and drive .5 miles. The trailhead is on the right.
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