Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades Guide Book

by Bruce Grubbs (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Oregonand39;s Central Cascades  by Bruce Grubbs

200pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 1560448733

Awesome volcanoes & old-growth forests await those looking for accessible, yet uncrowded, adventure. This Falcon guide describes 75 hikes through Oregon's Central Cascades including Mt. Jefferson, Mt. Washington, the Three Sisters, Diamond Peak and the Mt. Theilsen Wilderness. The trail descriptions are thoroughly detailed and include a custom map and elevation profile.

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Trails from the "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 75.
... Preview: A day hike to a peak in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness with views of Mount Jefferson and the Breitenbush River area. At first the rate of climb is moderate, but the trail steepens as it reaches the op ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Detroit, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.6
... 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 ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.4
... Preview: A day hike to the summit of a large cinder cone, featuring stunning views of the east side of the Cascades from Mount Jefferson to the Three Sisters. Black Butte is an immense cinder cone set well to ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Sisters, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: A day hike to Black Crater in the Three Sisters Wilderness. This summit offers a great view of the central Cascades. The summit of Black Crater probably is the best view of the Oregon Cascades reachab ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Sisters, OR - Backcountry Skiing & Snowboarding,Hiking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: A less-used trail that provides a day hike or overnight backpack along the slopes of Broken Top Mountain in the Three Sisters Wilderness. This hike remains near timberline with excellent views. Permit ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Bend, OR - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 11.4
... Preview: A day hike to the second highest point in the Bull of the Woods Wilderness. A fire lookout, more or less intact but no longer in use, stands on its short tower on the summit. The view is open in all d ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Detroit, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.4
... Preview: A day hike to a series of alpine meadows in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness, with views of Three Fingered Jack. Persevere up a last steep section and you will be rewarded when the trail reaches the bro ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Sisters, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.6
... Preview: A day hike or overnight backpack to a scenic mountain lake in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness. Permit required for day and overnight hikes; self issue at trailhead. The Cabot Lake Trail starts out by c ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Sisters, OR - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 8.2
... Preview: A day hike to a scenic summit overlooking the glacially carved McKenzie River Valley. The trail climbs around the southwest slopes before switching back again to emerge on the grassy summit meadow. Th ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Sisters, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: A day hike to a scenic viewpoint overlooking East Lake and Newberry Crater in Newberry Crater National Monument. Newberry “Crater” is actually not a crater at all, but rather a caldera much like the m ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Bend, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.8
... Preview: A level day hike around a crystal alpine lake. The trail leaves the forest after a few yards and crosses onto an open lava flow. (The trail is paved across the lava flow but is dirt elsewhere). The ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
McKenzie Bridge, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.5
... Preview: This day hike brings you to to an occupied fire lookout, an alpine meadow, and views of both the Old Cascades and the High Cascades. At first the trail switches back along the south ridge, where the w ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Detroit, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.8
... Preview: This day hike in the Olallie Lake Scenic Area features four alpine lakes. Lodgepole pine and mountain hemlock form the pleasant forest. The lakeshore is easily accessible from the trail, and you’ll se ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Detroit, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.6
... Preview: A day hike to three spectacular waterfalls. Put up with the throngs of tourists gawking at Salt Creek Falls and do some gawking yourself. It’s a very impressive waterfall. You get a clear view of the ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.2
... Preview: A day hike or overnight backpack to an alpine lake nestled below the steep slopes of Mount Yoran in the Diamond Peak Wilderness. This hike offers excellent views. The trail climbs onto the long northw ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Oakridge, OR - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 7.8
... Preview: A day hike along the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail to a rock overlooking Odell Lake. From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Oakridge, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.4
... Preview: A day hike to a mixed, old-growth forest. The trail climbs alongside Echo Creek through an old clearcut. Twenty-foot trees fill the old clearing now, and undergrowth crowds the trail. After about 0.3 ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
McKenzie Bridge, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.9
... Preview: A day hike or overnight backpack to a series of scenic lakes in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The Erma Bell Lakes Trail crosses a bridge, then contours south along a steep slope forested with Douglas- ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
McKenzie Bridge, OR - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: A short day hike to an excellent waterfall in the Three Sisters Wilderness. This hike goes a short distance up the Green Lakes Trail to a fine waterfall on Fall Creek. This trail is the most popular r ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Bend, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.2
... Preview: A day hike or an easy overnight backpack to a tranquil alpine lake with a rugged backdrop in the Diamond Peak Wilderness. The marked Fawn Lake Trail starts by crossing the paved Forest Road 60, then ... From the guidebook "Hiking Oregon's Central Cascades"
Oakridge, OR - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 5.4