Cathedral Rocks

Idanha, Oregon

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A long, round-trip day hike or a two-day, round-trip backpack in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness. A potpourri of pleasure, Mount Jefferson is one of the largest and most popular wilderness areas in Oregon. Its 111,177 acres consists of dense forests, alpine meadows where fragile wildflowers dance a windy tune, and swift rivers. There are tiny streams, lava fields, open ridges, and mountains to climb. Special attractions: Fine views; solitude (along portions of the trail); wildflowers.
Hiking Oregon (Ikenberry)

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Hiking Oregon (Ikenberry)

by Donna Lynn Ikenberry (Falcon Guides)

A long, round-trip day hike or a two-day, round-trip backpack in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness. A potpourri of pleasure, Mount Jefferson is one of the largest and most popular wilderness areas in Oregon.

Its 111,177 acres consists of dense forests, alpine meadows where fragile wildflowers dance a windy tune, and swift rivers. There are tiny streams, lava fields, open ridges, and mountains to climb. Special attractions: Fine views; solitude (along portions of the trail); wildflowers.

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Activity Type: Backpacking, Hiking
Nearby City: Idanha
Distance: 15.6
Elevation Gain: 1,840 feet
Trail Type: Out-and-back
Skill Level: Moderate to Difficult
Duration: Backpack or day hike
Season: Best July through October
Trailhead Elevation: 4,160 feet
Top Elevation: 6,000 feet
Local Contacts: Detroit Ranger District
Local Maps: USGS Marion Lake, Mount Jefferson; Mount Jefferson Wilderness map
Topo Map: Cathedral Rocks Topographic Map
Guide Book: Hiking Oregon (Ikenberry) Guide Book
Driving Directions: View Directions
Trail Directions: View Guide

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