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Best trails in Willamette National Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Willamette National Forest, Oregon? AllTrails has 136 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 71 moderate trails in Willamette National Forest ranging from 0.8 to 24.8 miles and from 895 to 6,643 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Tamolitch Blue Pool via McKenzie River Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
This short portion of the McKenzie River National Recreation Trail takes you to the beautiful turquoise Tamolitch Pool, also known as Blue Pool. The beginning of this easy hike is through old growth Show more
#2 - Koosah and Sahalie Falls Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 8 m
As of June 2020 parts of this trail are closed due to construction as per user's review. Please check the website for more updated information. This loop trail passes by two waterfalls on the McKenzShow more
#3 - Proxy Falls Loop Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 45 m
Please note: When the gate to trailhead is closed, expect an additional 2 miles hike each way to and from the trailhead. This loop trail travels through open lava fields and dense forest, offering vShow more
#4 - Triangulation Peak and Boca Cave Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 35 m
An easy hike with fantastic views of Mt. Jefferson and a little know gem of a cave that frames the mountain in the distance.Show more
#5 - Stahlman Point Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 31 m
Stahlman Point Trail is a 4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Gates, Oregon that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and snowboardingShow more
#6 - Cone Peak Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 43 m
Iron Mountain is the crown jewel of the Santiam Foothills. Views of all the large mountains in the Cascade range. There are two options to hike to the summit of Iron Mountain. One is a short, but difShow more
#7 - Iron Mountain Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
Iron Mountain Trail is a 3.2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Cascadia, Oregon that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiShow more
#8 - Salt Creek - Diamond Creek Falls Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 53 m
The trail starts at the fantastic Salt Creek Falls, which can be viewed from above (and, by following a spur not on this route, from below). Following Diamond Creek Falls Trail counter-clockwise, you Show more
#9 - McKenzie River National Recreational Trail: Clear Lake to Trail Bridge
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 12.4 mi • Est. 5 h 41 m
Single track trail through old growth forests, waterfalls, and McKenzie River This hike can be done in either direction (downhill or uphill). This is the downhill version (2 of 4 parts making up theShow more
#10 - Koosah Falls Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 25 m
Koosah Falls Trail is a 0.8 mile out and back trail located near Cascadia, Oregon that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, andShow more
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