Alder Flat Trail #574

This short and easily traveled trail meanders its way through old growth forest of Douglas fir, cedar and hemlock as it winds down to the shoreline of the Wild and Scenic Clackamas River.

The trail begins at Hwy 224 (1,500’) at Alder Flat Trailhead and ends near the wide floodplain and shoreline of the Clackamas River (1,300). From Hwy 224, the trail heads southwest for 0.25 mile before turning northwest.

Trail Description & Map

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Estacada, OR
Information Center: Clackamas River Ranger District: (971) 333-4100


Day Hiking

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  Elevation : 
1300 feet - 1500 feet