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Backpack - Timberline Trail

Circumnavigation of Mount Hood

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 41.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 8,600 ft


Bucket-list trip through various alpine zones with stunning volcano views. Must be able to hike 15 miles per day with overnight pack.


Timberline Trail

  • Green Trails Mount Hood Climbing No. 462S

    Green Trails Government Camp No. 461

    Green Trails Mount Hood No. 462
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials plus overnight gear which may include:

  • Tent with footprint/ground tarp
  • Stove and fuel
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad
  • Water filter
  • Bear canister or extra stuff sack and cord designated for hanging food
  • Cooking pot/pan with plate and utensils
  • Toilet paper and shovel or blue bag to deal with waste
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