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Welcome to Oregon Hikers

Welcome to the Oregon Hikers Forum, an online community dedicated to hiking and exploring the outdoors in Oregon and southwest Washington! With more than 7,000 registered members, you'll find new trip reports posted in our discussion forums daily. You can also explore our ever-growing Oregon Hikers Field Guide, with hundreds of trail descriptions, photos and maps to help you plan your adventures. The field guide is written by our forum members, and provided for the larger hiking community as a free service to promote hiking and our trail legacy. The forums and field guide can be browsed by anyone, but we do encourage you set up an account and join in the conversation. Thanks for stopping by!

Popular Trip Reports

I did a 3-day trip to a new area for me. I backpacked into Packwood Lake for two nights, an easy and relatively flat four mile hike. The trailhead is a six mile paved drive above the town of Packwo ...

Just a quick report (no photos) for those wondering about trail and road conditions. On Friday, my seven-year-old son and I went up the Vista Ridge Trail for a night at Elk Cove. A word ...

As a follow to my previous post (Mt Washington Wilderness June 20-21) - I decided to cover the distance of the PCT between hwy 242 and the Obsidian LEA. I had already hiked the Obsidian LEA down to ...

I've been terrible about trip reports this summer and just as bad with taking pictures, but I got a few hours this morning, so I am going to try to bang out a couple. This summer and las ...

My partner and I were able to get permits for the Wonderland trail in mid-late September, so we’re trying to get in a bunch of shake out/training hikes before we go. After an awesome one-nighter ...

Angry Mountain looked interesting on the map and I was curious as to why it was angry so set off to see what I could discover. The info I found on the web indicated the trail was recently restored. ...

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