Trail follows Newton Creek with views of the last of the debris torrent along the way. It has loop opportunities with the Timberline to Gnarl Ridge to Elk Meadows. ( a 5 mi. loop) or Timberline to Umbrella Falls for an 8.2 mile loop.   The trail begins at Elk Meadows Trail #645 and ends at Timberline Trail #600.


This trail is within Mount Hood Wilderness.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: As of 7/18/19 Trail has been maintained.
Open Season: May
Restrictions: Wilderness restrictions apply
Closest Towns: Hood River, OR
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood River Ranger District

General Information


From Hood River, OR - Travel 34.5 miles south of  on Oregon Highway 35. The trail begins about a mile in on Elk Meadows Trail #645.



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  Area/Length : 
3.0 miles