Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Elowah Falls


This beautiful 3.5-mile out-and-back type hike ends with a gorgeous view of the beautiful Elowah waterfall. Come spend a lovely summer day in the Columbia River Gorge with this hike!
At Elowah Falls, McCord Creek crashes into a huge amphitheater made up of several distinct lava flows. This is a fairly easy hike, appropriate for most beginners, leading to a 289-foot waterfall. There is a small amount of climbing involved, with a summit in the middle of the hike. Follow the trail from the parking area up to junction, veer left to lower trail. 
Learn more about the hike at: gorgefriends.org/hike-the-gorge/elowah-falls.html

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