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[[Image:yocumlowview.JPG|thumb|400px|View of East Zigzag Mountain from lower Yocum Ridge Viewpoint]]
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[[Category:Campsites]]
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[[Category:Mount Hood Area]]
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[[Category:Mt Hood National Forest]]
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[[Category:Northwest Oregon]]
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[[Category:Viewpoints]]
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[[Category:Wildflowers]]
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[[Category:Wilderness]]
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[[Category:Destinations]]
  
* Hikes to here
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[[Image:yocumlowview.JPG|thumb|400px|View of East Zigzag Mountain from the lower Yocum Ridge Viewpoint ''(Jerry Adams)'']]
** {{Hike ring|trailhead=Ramona Falls Trailhead|hike=Yocum Ridge Hike|log=Ramona Falls Hike/Log|previous=Ramona Falls|next=Yocum Pond}}
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{{Maplinkinfo|latitude=45.38091|longitude=-121.76386}}
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* Height: (for waterfalls)
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* elevation 4600'
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== Description ==
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* Hikes including this location:
On the Yocum Ridge Trail, at mile 4.8 (from Ramona Falls Trailhead) is a nice viewpoint.
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** {{Hike ring|trailhead=Ramona Falls Trailhead|hike=Yocum Ridge Hike|log=Ramona Falls Hike/Log|previous=Timberline-Yocum Ridge Trail Junction|next=Yocum Pond}}
  
It's just before the first switchback (going left). There's a faint trail to the right.
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{{maplinkinfo|latitude=45.3807|longitude=-121.7649}}
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* Elevation: 4480 feet
  
You get great views into the Sandy River canyon, of Mount Hood, and places to the South including East Zigzag Mountain.
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=== Description ===
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This is nice viewpoint along the Yocum Ridge Trail. It's at mile 4.1 (from the [[Ramona Falls Trailhead]]). Watch for a small spur to the right just before the first major switchback on the Yocum Ridge Trail. From here you'll have great views into the Sandy River Canyon, [[Mount Hood]] and a vast expanse to the south - including [[East Zigzag Mountain]]. There's a small flat area to put a tent, but there is no drinking water.  For some this is a great destination in itself!
  
There's a small flat area to put a tent. There is no drinking water.
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=== More Links ===
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* [https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/mthood/recarea/?recid=53532  Yocum Ridge Trail #771 (USFS)]
  
There are few people that go here.
 
  
== Trip Reports ==
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=== Contributors ===
* [http://portlandhikers.com/linktopost.aspx Subject of Trip Report 1/1/07]
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(Click [http://portlandhikers.com/forums/AddPost.aspx?ForumID=8 here] to add your own)
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== Related Discussions / Q&A ==
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* [http://portlandhikers.com/linktopost.aspx Subject of Post (5/1/06)]
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(Click [http://portlandhikers.com/forums/AddPost.aspx?ForumID=141 here] to ask a question or start a conversation)
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== Guidebooks that cover this destination ==
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* ''Title'' First edition, by Author
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== More Links ==
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== Contributors ==
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* [[User:retiredjerry]] (creator)
 
* [[User:retiredjerry]] (creator)

Latest revision as of 18:36, 23 March 2020

View of East Zigzag Mountain from the lower Yocum Ridge Viewpoint (Jerry Adams)

Description

This is nice viewpoint along the Yocum Ridge Trail. It's at mile 4.1 (from the Ramona Falls Trailhead). Watch for a small spur to the right just before the first major switchback on the Yocum Ridge Trail. From here you'll have great views into the Sandy River Canyon, Mount Hood and a vast expanse to the south - including East Zigzag Mountain. There's a small flat area to put a tent, but there is no drinking water. For some this is a great destination in itself!

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