Best Trails Near Rhododendron OR

Rhododendron has 11 trails in the vicinity, including 10 hiking trails and 2 for backpacking. These trails range from 2 to 18.6 miles in length. The longest trail in Rhododendron is Ramona Falls and Yocum Ridge a well-known trail measuring 18.6 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Burnt Lake, East Zigzag Mountain and Burnt Lake and Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness: Upper Salmon River. Trails.com member Mary S. recently completed East Zigzag Mountain and Burnt Lake.

More information on the best trails in Rhododendron can be found below.
  • East Zigzag Mountain and Burnt Lake

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    Rhododendron, OR

    The Mount Hood Wilderness contains almost no mountain lakes, so it is not surprising that the few that do exist are popular. But even if there were hundreds of lakes to choose from, many hikers ...
    •  5 hours (day hike or backpack)
    •  10.5 miles
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    The Mount Hood Wilderness contains almost no mountain lakes, so it is not surprising that the few that do exist are popular. ...

  • Old Salmon River Trail

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    Rhododendron, OR

    This easy, scenic trail is understandably crowded on summer weekends, but in shoulder seasons it’s possible to hike the entire distance with minimal human contact. Your dog will love this trail ...
    •  4 hours
    •  5.8 miles
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    This easy, scenic trail is understandably crowded on summer weekends, but in shoulder seasons it’s possible to hike the entire ...

  • Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness: Upper Salmon River

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    Rhododendron, OR

    The more rugged Upper Salmon River Trail is less traveled than the lower trail (Hike 27) and provides less access to water or the river, but you’ll be able to scramble down to waterside in a ...
    •  5–6 hours
    •  7.8 miles
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    The more rugged Upper Salmon River Trail is less traveled than the lower trail (Hike 27) and provides less access to water ...

  • Cast Lake and Zigzag Mountain Loop

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    Rhododendron, OR

    Huckleberries (delicious in late August and providing plenty of color in midOctober), beargrass (blooming profusely with tall white blossoms in midJuly), and views (especially of nearby Mt. Hood) ...
    •  10.6 miles
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    Huckleberries (delicious in late August and providing plenty of color in midOctober), beargrass (blooming profusely with ...

  • Burnt Lake

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    Rhododendron, OR

    As one of only a handful of lakes in the heavily traveled Mount Hood Wilderness, it’s not surprising that Burnt Lake is popular. But even if there were hundreds of other lakes to choose from, ...
    •  5.4 miles
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    As one of only a handful of lakes in the heavily traveled Mount Hood Wilderness, it’s not surprising that Burnt Lake is popular. ...

  • Ramona Falls and Yocum Ridge

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    Rhododendron, OR

    Yocum Ridge, an alpine wonderland that extends west from the slopes of Mt. Hood, enjoys an unequaled position in the long list of scenic treasures around Oregon’s highest peak. The views are ...
    •  18.6 miles
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    Yocum Ridge, an alpine wonderland that extends west from the slopes of Mt. Hood, enjoys an unequaled position in the long ...

  • Ramona Falls to Sandy River Loop

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    Rhododendron, OR

    A historic cabin, lovely waterfall, high-elevation forest, and dramatic river canyon
    •  8 hours
    •  13.7 miles
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    A historic cabin, lovely waterfall, high-elevation forest, and dramatic river canyon

  • Salmon River Canyon

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    Rhododendron, OR

    Salmon River Canyon is a popular short route in winter, especially when the snow is poor at lower elevation, the weather is lousy high up, and you are short on time.
    •  2 hours
    •  2 miles
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    Salmon River Canyon is a popular short route in winter, especially when the snow is poor at lower elevation, the weather ...

  • Burnt Lake

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    Rhododendron, OR

    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 ...
    •  5–7 hours
    •  5.4 miles
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    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 ...

  • Ramona Falls

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    Rhododendron, OR

    The hike to Ramona Falls is one of the most popular in the Mount Hood area.
    •  4 hours
    •  7.2 miles
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    The hike to Ramona Falls is one of the most popular in the Mount Hood area.

  • Yocum Ridge

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    Rhododendron, OR

    How’s this for the perfect hiking fantasy? A magnificent alpine ridge that protrudes from the slopes of a towering, snow-clad peak, where visitors can enjoy unequaled views not only of the bulky ...
    •  10 hours (day hike or backpack)
    •  18.4 miles
    •  Guide

    How’s this for the perfect hiking fantasy? A magnificent alpine ridge that protrudes from the slopes of a towering, snow-clad ...