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Oak Ridge Trailhead

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

The trailhead in winter (cfm)
Lance-leaf spring beauty (Claytonia lanceolata) on the Oak Ridge Trail (bobcat)


Hikes starting here

Fees and Regulations

  • No fees required to park here

Driving Directions

Drive I-84 east to Hood River and take Exit 64 for White Salmon and Government Camp.

Turn right, and then right again immediately. Drive 0.3 miles to a four-way stop. Keep straight here on Highway 35 South for Odell, Parkdale and Mt. Hood.

Drive 15 miles and turn left on Smullen Road (the sign may be hidden behind tree branches), which is one mile past the Hood River Ranger Station.

Drive 0.3 miles and make a left onto a gravel road. Park in the circular parking area here.

Other Notes

Smullen Road is plowed in the winter, but the trailhead parking area is not. You may need to park on the road during snowy times.

Page Contributors

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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