Eagle Creek
Hiking Mt. Hood and Cascade Mountain Lakes
Alongside experts, hike the scenic trails of Mt. Hood and the Cascade Mountains, discovering hidden waterfalls, pristine lakes and the National Historic Landmark Timberline Lodge.
Program No. 4895RJ
7 days
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Getting There
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At a Glance

Hike along sparkling lakes with majestic Mount Hood towering over the landscape, to vistas overlooking the forested Cascade Mountains and to hidden gems such as Little Crater Lake hidden in the forest. Each day, learn about the history, geology, birds and plants of the area during talks led by your hike leader. Enjoy the summer flowers or fall color of vine maples as you hike through old growth, mountain meadows and timberline scenes.
Activity Level
Moderately Challenging
Hiking 3-8 miles daily over varied terrain with elevation gains of 700-1,500 feet. Elevations of 3,000-6,500 feet.
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Visit Timberline Lodge — a National Historic Landmark located at the slopes of Mount Hood — and explore the grounds of this local treasure.
  • Hike to the exquisite Tamanawas Falls, a 100-foot waterfall that stems from Cold Spring Creek.
  • Experience the beauty of the lakes nestled into this beautiful region, including Mirror, Timothy, Trillium and Little Crater.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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