Best Trails Near Dodson OR

Dodson has 16 trails in the vicinity, including 16 hiking trails and 5 for mountain biking. These trails range from 1.6 to 22.3 miles in length. The longest trail in Dodson is Tanner Butte a well-known trail measuring 22.3 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Eagle Creek Trail to Wahtum Lake, Larch Mountain from Multnomah Falls and Elowah Falls. Trails.com member Trails.Com recently completed Eagle Creek Trail to Wahtum Lake.

More information on the best trails in Dodson can be found below.
  • Eagle Creek Trail to Wahtum Lake

    15 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    The second most famous and perhaps most enjoyable hike in the Gorge. Eagle Creek Trail is second only to Multnomah Falls in popularity, being the hike with more waterfalls than any other in the ...
    •  5 to 8 hours or overnight
    •  13.3 miles
    •  Guide

    The second most famous and perhaps most enjoyable hike in the Gorge. Eagle Creek Trail is second only to Multnomah Falls ...

  • Elowah Falls

    4 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A short day hike to 290–foot–high Elowah Falls. Elowah Falls is one of the tallest waterfalls in the Gorge at 290 feet and produces an incredible amount of spray and mist that swirls around the ...
    •  1 hour
    •  1.6 miles
    •  Guide

    A short day hike to 290–foot–high Elowah Falls. Elowah Falls is one of the tallest waterfalls in the Gorge at 290 feet and ...

  • Munra Point

    2 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A steep scramble of a day hike up Munra Point on a primitive trail. The hike up Munra Point is short, steep, and often treacherous if you are not used to steep ascents without many switchbacks. ...
    •  4 to 9 hours
    •  5.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A steep scramble of a day hike up Munra Point on a primitive trail. The hike up Munra Point is short, steep, and often treacherous ...

  • Oneonta Trail to Larch Mountain

    2 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    An extended point-to-point day hike or backpacking trip through waterfall-filled Oneonta Gorge to forested Larch Mountain.
    •  4 to 6 hours
    •  7.7 miles
    •  Guide

    An extended point-to-point day hike or backpacking trip through waterfall-filled Oneonta Gorge to forested Larch Mountai ...

  • Larch Mountain from Multnomah Falls

    2 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A premier Columbia Gorge hike with spectacular waterfalls, old-growth forest, and clear, clean Multnomah Creek.
    •  4 to 6 hours
    •  6.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A premier Columbia Gorge hike with spectacular waterfalls, old-growth forest, and clear, clean Multnomah Creek.

  • Rock of Ages Ridge Trail

    2 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A steep, primitive scramble up Rock of Ages Ridge, with abundant views of cli s and basalt formations.
    •  3-6 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    A steep, primitive scramble up Rock of Ages Ridge, with abundant views of cli s and basalt formations.

  • Nesmith Point and Yeon Mountain

    1 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A long day hike through pristine forests with incredible views of the Washington Cascades
    •  6 to 8 hours
    •  13.1 miles
    •  Guide

    A long day hike through pristine forests with incredible views of the Washington Cascades

  • Wauna Viewpoint

    1 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A short, but uphill, climb to a lookout beneath the powerlines. Wauna Viewpoint is a common–sense alternative to actually ascending Wauna Point. It has one major drawback: the powerlines. There’s ...
    •  1 hour
    •  3.6 miles
    •  Guide

    A short, but uphill, climb to a lookout beneath the powerlines. Wauna Viewpoint is a common–sense alternative to actually ...

  • Ruckel Ridge Loop

    0 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    An adventurous day hike atop a rocky cliff–sided ridge into the Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness. The Ruckel Ridge Trail is not for people who are scared of heights, out of shape, or without sturdy ...
    •  4 to 6 hours
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    An adventurous day hike atop a rocky cliff–sided ridge into the Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness. The Ruckel Ridge Trail is not ...

  • Tanner Butte

    0 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A strenuous, waterless climb to Tanner Butte and Dublin Lake. Tanner Butte is not the easiest hike in the Gorge and there is not much water along the trail. It does, however, go to one of the ...
    •  All day or overnight
    •  22.3 miles
    •  Guide

    A strenuous, waterless climb to Tanner Butte and Dublin Lake. Tanner Butte is not the easiest hike in the Gorge and there ...

  • Tanner Creek Trail

    0 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A day hike in some less-traveled temperate forest away from the crowds.
    •  6 hours
    •  9.7 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike in some less-traveled temperate forest away from the crowds.

  • Wahclella Falls

    0 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A gradual hike to spectacular Wahclella Falls.
    •  2 hours
    •  1.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A gradual hike to spectacular Wahclella Falls.

  • Upper McCord Creek Falls

    0 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A short day hike above Elowah Falls to Upper McCord Creek Falls.
    •  1 to 2 hours
    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A short day hike above Elowah Falls to Upper McCord Creek Falls.

  • Gorge Trail 400 - Multnomah Falls to Ainsworth State Park

    0 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A flat to rolling walk from Multnomah Falls through the trees paralleling the Historic Columbia River Highway to Ainsworth Campground.
    •  3 hours
    •  6.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A flat to rolling walk from Multnomah Falls through the trees paralleling the Historic Columbia River Highway to Ainsworth ...

  • Horsetail and Ponytail Falls

    0 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A short day hike underneath Ponytail Falls that can easily be extended to Triple Falls.
    •  1-2 hours
    •  2.7 miles
    •  Guide

    A short day hike underneath Ponytail Falls that can easily be extended to Triple Falls.

  • Larch Mountain Loop

    0 Reviews

    Dodson, OR

    A fairly easy loop walk in the heavily forested Larch Mountain area.
    •  3-4 hours
    •  6.1 miles
    •  Guide

    A fairly easy loop walk in the heavily forested Larch Mountain area.