Polallie Trailhead


The trailhead has interprative signs and seasonal outhouse. Accesses the East Fork and Elk Meadows trails. Provides access to: East Fork Trail #650, Elk Meadows Trail #645 within Mount Hood Wilderness.

At a Glance

Fees $5/vehicle/day from May 15th to October 1st.
Restrictions: Wilderness restrictions apply within Mount Hood Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Hood River, OR
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment. 
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood River Ranger District

General Information


From Portland, OR - travel 31 miles east of Sandy on US Hwy 26 to Oregon Hwy 35.  Turn north onto Oregon Hwy 35 and travel 16.5 miles north to Polallie Trailhead, approximately 0.7 miles north of milepost 73, and turn left (west) into the pullout just south of Cooper Spur Road. 

From Hood River, OR - travel  22.2 miles south on Oregon Hwy 35 to Polallie Trailhead, approximately 0.3 miles south of milepost 74, and turn right (west) into the pullout just south of Cooper Spur Road.  

(East Fork Trail #650 leaves from the pullout, west of the restroom.  Follow this trail 0.1 mile to its junction with Elk Meadows Trail #645.)

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