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    Dogwood Trail

    Forest Park, Oregon
    Distance1.0mi
    Elevation Gain604ft
    Trailhead Elevation857ft
    Top903ft
    Elevation Min/Max492/903ft
    Elevation Start/End857/857ft

    Dogwood Trail

    Dogwood Trail is a hiking trail in Portland, Oregon. It is within Forest Park. It is a mile long and begins at 857 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is two miles with a total elevation gain of 604 feet. Near the trailhead there is parking. This trail connects with the following: Wildwood Trail, Northwest Leif Erikson Drive, Wild Cherry Trail and Keil Trail.
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    Urban Trails Portland (The Mountaineers Books)
    Eli Boschetto
    "Take in a small sample of Forest Park on a 1.6-mile loop that incorporates the Dogwood, Wildwood, and Keil Trails, with options for creating larger loops if you want to explore more (see Go Farther). Unfortunately, the dogwoods for which this location was christened are gone. Back in the day, this area held a grove of native dogwoods, which were notable for their brilliant white blossoms. Even with their absence, this section of the park still offers plenty of other foliage to admire, including sword and maidenhair fern, Oregon grape, and trillium, all under a shady fir and maple forest." Read more

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