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Saddle mountain

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

The steep walls of Saddle Mountain (cfm)
Lewisia columbiana var. rupicola, a Saddle Mountain endemic (cfm)
Astoria and Young's Bay from Saddle Mountain (Steve Hart)

Description

Saddle Mountain is the tallest mountain in the vicinity and, as such, it provides great views. Five strato-volcanoes are visible to the east, as well as a number of lesser peaks. The Pacific Ocean is visible to the west. The City of Astoria and the Columbia River can be seen to the north. A handrail protects visitors in the summit area.

Saddle Mountain is the Clatsop County high point.

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