Best Hikes with Dogs Oregon  by Ellen Morris Bishop

Best Hikes with Dogs: Oregon Guide Book

by Ellen Morris Bishop (The Mountaineers Books)
Best Hikes with Dogs Oregon  by Ellen Morris Bishop
Oregon offers amazing trails to explore with your canine companion—and veteran hiker and dog lover Ellen Bishop has identified 76 of the very best dog-friendly trails throughout the state. With your four-footed pal in tow, explore the waterfallsoaked heart of the Columbia River Gorge or discover the wildflower-filled meadows on the east side of Mount Hood. From sandy coast to snow-capped mountain summit, this guide arms you with all the info you need to hit the trails with your trusted dog buddy!

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Trails from the "Best Hikes with Dogs: Oregon" Guide Book
Displaying trails 20 of 76.

Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 76.

The trail along the east bank of the Deschutes River was originally railroad, laid by Jim Hill as he raced up the Deschutes toward Bend and Central Oregon’s presumed timber wealth. Three trails sta ...
Biggs, OR - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 2-34
This hike is a gentle excursion along a clear stream through quite wild country.
Granite, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 12
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This portion of the Banks–Vernonia Trail is more primitive and less developed than other parts.
Timber, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 5
The ambitious, 20-mile Banks–Vernonia Trail was the first “rails-to-trails” park in Oregon.
Vernonia, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.5
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This hike explores one of the coast’s most quiet and historic locations, where the power of nature and geology trumped grandiose human dreams—the now-vanished city of Bayocean.
Tillamook, OR - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9
The trail along the Deschutes River is really three trails—one that is dedicated to horses, another that is dedicated to mountain bikers, and a third, the one closest to the river, for hikers.
Bend, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.5
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This trail can be hiked as a one-way trip if you can either leave a second vehicle at the Aneroid trailhead south of Wallowa Lake or arrange to be picked up there. The round-trip hike is slightly lon ...
Enterprise, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 13
This 3.5-mile walk to Burnt Lake and the summit of Zigzag Mountain provides both water and scenery, as well as a lesson in forest history in an eerie but inviting woodland where the giant, charcoaled ...
Rhododendron, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.4
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Along the way, there are views of the Netarts Spit to the north, as well as a nice stream for cooling off.
Tillamook, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.2
The Cape Lookout Trail to the western tip of Cape Lookout is the most popular of the hikes that tour the cape. This was once a vast wetland, where five rivers met to form an estuary. Dikes and drainag ...
Tillamook, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.6
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The Cummins Creek Trail tours the watershed of Cummins Creek, climbing through recovering logged areas that are now alder-laced forest and arriving at a ridgetop to provide a nice view of the Pacific ...
Yachats, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 7.8
Aptly named, the Giant Spruce Trail leads through spectacular old-growth forest.
Yachats, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.6
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The Cook and Green Trail is named for three miners, Robert Cook and the Green brothers, who used it between 1860 and 1870.
Ashland, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 16
This hike is simply a short walk to a picturesque lake tucked in a glacial basin.
North Powder, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.5
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The Cole Loop Trail (25 miles total) and the nearby shorter Warner Loop (10 miles total) are trail systems initially designed for horseback riders.
Terrebonne, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.6
This rugged new trail is part of the Bureau of Land Management’s efforts to make the Crooked River and Deschutes River more accessible for recreation.
Culver, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.5
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The trip to Moraine Lake is a day hike into a high Cascades truly alpine setting.
Bend, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.8
This hike is forested over most of its extent. The trail is open and well maintained partly due to its popularity with mountain bikers. When hiking with dogs, be aware that two-wheelers may be hurtlin ...
Parkdale, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 7
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This trail is among the most popular in the Wallowa Mountains.
Joseph, OR - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.4
This trail leads into the Lakes Basin of the Eagle Cap Wilderness.
Joseph, OR - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 24
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