It may be that I have yet to be in the area this late in the season, but there was quite a bit of enthusiastic poison oak encroaching both the Atwood and Labyrinth trails today. Enough that no matter how narrow I made myself, I still got a few brushes from a leaf or twig. (also saw a gopher snake slither off into a positive thicket of poison oak, dragging her breakfast mouse behind her)
In my memory, poison oak is present/vigorous, but cut back from the trails. Although I'm usually there in late March/early April, rather than at the end of a particularly warm and sunny week.
Whatever the case may be, stock up on Tecnu or your mitigant of choice if you're headed that way. PS: if you go in the next few days, there are calypsos in woods long the Atwood traverse!
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The Labyrinth Trail is infamous for poison oak. No short pants unless you are immune. Coyote Wall has very little.
Haven't been out there yet this season but the poison oak along Lyle Cherry Orchard a few weeks back was intense! I made a rookie mistake a few weeks prior on the Multnomah/Wahkeena loop and paid the price in the form of a horrible outbreak for weeks. It seems like it's a bad year for it already.