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Gnarl Ridge from Cloud Cap Hike/Log

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

Gnarl Ridge from Cloud Cap Hike

This is a trail log page. The hike mile column refers to how many miles you'll have hiked on this particular hike to reach the listed point. Hike miles will be different from one hike to another. The trail mile column is a permanent marker for the trail measuring miles from the start of the trail. Trail miles are a permanent feature of the trail and are the same from hike to hike. Sections of the trail included in this hike are blue. Other trail segments are provided for you to personalize your own hikes.


Cloud Cap Spur Trail
Hike Mile Trail Mile Marker Dual Trail Mile Marker Elevation Notes Location
0.0 0.0 5850 Road.JPG Cloud Cap Trailhead
0.2 0.2 6000 Junction.JPG Timberline-Cloud Cap Trail Junction


Timberline Trail #600 (Partial Log)
Hike Mile Trail Mile Marker Dual Trail Mile Marker Elevation Notes Location
16.0 4440 Junction.JPG Timberline-McGee Creek Trail Junction
17.1 5000 View.JPG McNeil Lower Viewpoint
17.7 5700 Junction.JPG Timberline-McNeil Point Scramble Trail Junction
18.3 5700 Junction.JPG McGee Creek Crossing
18.5 5600 Junction.JPG Timberline-Mazama Trail Junction
18.8 5700 Junction.JPG Timberline-McNeil Point Trail Junction
19.0 5600 Junction.JPG Timberline-Eden Park Trail Junction
19.0 5600 Cairn Basin
19.1 5540 Water.JPG Ladd Creek Crossing on Timberline Trail
20.0 5800 Junction.JPG Timberline-Vista Ridge Trail Junction
20.1 5800 View.JPG Wy'East Basin
20.2 5780 Water.JPG Creek
20.2 5770 Water.JPG Creek
20.3 5770 Water.JPG Creek
20.3 5750 Water.JPG Creek
20.3 5800 Junction.JPG Timberline-Pinnacle Ridge Trail Junction
20.6 5800 Junction.JPG Timberline-Dollar Lake Trail Junction
21.4 5500 Junction.JPG Timberline-Elk Cove Trail Junction
21.5 5500 View.JPG Elk Cove
22.2 5150 Junction.JPG Coe Creek Crossing on Timberline Trail
23.7 5800 Campsite.JPG Two campsites
25.5 6000 Junction.JPG North end of Eliot Detour
25.8 6000 Water.JPG Eliot Creek Crossing
0.2 26.1 5900 Junction.JPG Timberline-Cloud Cap Trail Junction, South end of Eliot Detour
1.2, 1.4 27.1 6700 Junction.JPG Timberline-Cooper Spur-Tilly Jane Trail Junction
2.6 28.5 7300 View.JPG Timberline High Point
4.2 30.1 6500 View.JPG Remains of Gnarl Ridge Shelter
31.6 5650 Junction.JPG Timberline-Gnarl Ridge Trail Junction
32.4 5400 Water.JPG Newton Creek Crossing on Timberline Trail
32.8 5650 Junction.JPG Timberline-Newton Creek Trail Junction
34.6 5800 Heather Canyon
36.2 5800 Junction.JPG Timberline-Umbrella Falls Trail Junction
37.9 4850 Water.JPG White River Crossing
38.8 (2000) 2092.6 5350 Junction.JPG Pacific Crest-Timberline South Trail Junction
40.1 (2000) 2093.9 5900 View.JPG White River Viewpoint


Cooper Spur Trail #600B
Hike Mile Trail Mile Marker Dual Trail Mile Marker Elevation Notes Location
1.2, 1.4 0.0 6600 Junction.JPG Timberline-Cooper Spur-Tilly Jane Trail Junction
1.3, 1.3 0.1 6720 View.JPG Cooper Spur Shelter
2.0 8500 View.JPG Cooper Spur


Connecting Trails

Tilly Jane Trail #600A
Hike Mile Trail Mile Marker Dual Trail Mile Marker Elevation Notes Location
0.0 5700 Road.JPG Tilly Jane Trailhead
0.1 5700 Junction.JPG Tilly Jane-Polallie Ridge Trail Junction
1.1 6600 Junction.JPG Timberline-Cooper Spur-Tilly Jane Trail Junction


  • Campsite.JPG Campsite
  • Closed.JPG Closed area
  • Bathroom.JPG Restrooms
  • Road.JPG Road access
  • Junction.JPG Trail junction
  • View.JPG View
  • Water.JPG Water source

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Oregon Hikers Field Guide is built as a collaborative effort by its user community. While we make every effort to fact-check, information found here should be considered anecdotal. You should cross-check against other references before planning a hike. Trail routing and conditions are subject to change. Please contact us if you notice errors on this page.

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