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Backpack - Timberline Trail

Encircle Mount Hood and take several side trails up the ridges for glacial views.

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 54.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 13,000 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 8,480 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-2.5 MPH

Timberline Lodge Noon Friday

Planning to do the traditional Timberline Trail plus ridge hikes up Yocum ridge, Barrett Ridge and Copper Spur.  Preliminary itinerary: camp at Ramona Falls, Muddy Fork, Elk Grove and Copper Spur Shelter.  Longest day 13-14 miles on day five.  More to follow as I investigate route in further detail.  Participants must demonstrate sufficient conditioning and completed multi-day trips this season.


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
  • Trekking poles
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