Best lake trails in Cascade Locks, Oregon

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Explore the most popular lake trails near Cascade Locks with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of lake trails in Cascade Locks, Oregon
Top trails (7)
#1 - Mount Defiance Trail
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Length: 12.4 mi • Est. 8 h 25 m
Hike to the highest point of the Columbia Gorge with amazing views of Mt. Hood, Mt. St Helens, and Mt. Adams Many consider this hike Oregon's hardest trail. As you climb this six million year old shield volcano, you will find breathtaking views of the Columbia Gorge, Mt. Adams, and Mt. St Helens. While the top is marred by a bunch of communication equipment, you will still find one of the best views of Mt Hood.Show more
#2 - Warren Lake Trail
Mount Hood National Forest
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 36 m
#3 - Eagle Creek to Benson Plateau Loop
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Length: 14.8 mi • Est. 9 h 30 m
Please note: as of September 2020, the Eagle Creek and surrounding area remains closed due to increased mudslide risk from past fire damage. For updates: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/crgnsa/recreation/hiking/recarea/?recid=29912&actid=50Show more
#4 - Washington Backcountry Discovery Loop Route
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 1073.5 mi
Note: This is not the official WBDR route.Show more
#5 - North Lake Trail
Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness
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Length: 11.8 mi • Est. 5 h 45 m
#6 - Eagle Creek to Wahtum Lake [CLOSED]
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Length: 23.1 mi • Est. Multi-day
Please note: as of October 2020 the Eagle Creek and surrounding area remains close due to landslide damage. For updates, please visit https://www.fs.usda.gov/recmain/crgnsa/recreation#conditions.Show more
#7 - Tanner Butte Trail [CLOSED]
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
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Length: 18.3 mi • Est. 10 h 46 m
Note: Closed due to previous fire damage. You can check the trail status here: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/crgnsa/recarea/?recid=30074Show more