Waldo Lake Wilderness Area Hiking

in and around Waldo Lake Wilderness Area.

 
... Preview: A day hike past a series of small lakes to Betty Lake. This is a beautiful lake and seems less visited than some of the other lakes in the area. For those who wish to do a short backpack trip (perhaps ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 3.4 miles   
... Preview: A day hike to a scenic, high peak overlooking Waldo Lake on the edge of the Waldo Lake Wilderness. The trail climbs gradually through a clearcut for several hundred yards, then veers right into the fo ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 3 miles   
... Preview: A day hike or overnight backpack trip to Waldo Lake at the site of a historic water diversion tunnel in the Waldo Lake Wilderness. Old-growth Douglas-fir provides a serene environment for the Black Cr ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 8.8 miles   
... Preview: A day hike or easy overnight backpack trip through a parklike alpine forest to the west shore of Waldo Lake in the Waldo Lake Wilderness. This hike is unusual for the west approaches to Waldo Lake in ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 3.6 miles   
... Preview: A short, round-trip day hike in the 37,162-acre Waldo Lake Wilderness. Hike through dense Douglas-fir, western redcedar, and mountain hemlock, watching for maiden hair ferns, which border some of the ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon (Ikenberry)
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 2.4 miles   
... Preview: The south half of the Three Sisters Wilderness has a totally different character than the north. There are no tall peaks, no glaciers, few meadows, and only limited views. What the hiker will discover ... Related information:... From the guidebook Backpacking Oregon
Sunriver, OR - Hiking - 24 miles   
... Preview: A short, round-trip day hike into the Waldo Lake Wilderness. This is a perfect trail for families as the trail is flat and easy to hike. In less than 2 miles you’ll enter a grove of ancient cedar tree ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon (Ikenberry)
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 5 miles   
... Preview: A day hike or overnight backpack trip along the shores of Waldo Lake to Rigdon Lakes in the Waldo Lake Wilderness. Permit: Permit required for day and overnight hikes; self issue at trailhead. ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 9.6 miles   
... Preview: A day hike along the edge of Waldo Lake with views of the Three Sisters. Follow the trail along the edge of the lake as it swings around Shadow Bay. Walk to the water’s edge for a view of this majesti ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 4.2 miles   
... Preview: Oregon supreme court justice John Breckenridge Waldo (1844–1907), an early advocate for the preservation of the Cascade Range, made a horse-pack trip down the crest of the range from Mount Hood to Cal ... Related information:... From the guidebook Oregon's Wilderness Areas: The Complete Guide
Eugene, OR - Hiking - 39.8 miles   
... Preview: A round-trip day hike in the Waldo Lake Wilderness. The trail passes through thick forest and rich vegetation where bear grass, rhododendrons, and lilies are common. Peak season for rhododendrons is s ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Oregon (Ikenberry)
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - 6.2 miles   

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