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1.6 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

Trail Difficulty


Δ Elevation (FT)

~100 (+)

USGS Quad Map(s):  Multnomah Falls

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Elowah Falls Trail

Oregon by v8.6m

Activities & Features


Elowah Falls Trail is an easy hike in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area near Portland Oregon. This hike is kid friendly and dog friendly. Your furry kids must on leash though. Elowah Falls is one of the tallest waterfalls in the Columbia River Gorge. Tumbling more than 250 feet at nearly 90 degrees. The trail to Elowah Falls is sure to please the whole family. This is a popular hike and thus may be on the crowded side. However the sheer beauty of the falls makes a few extra people seem trivial when you feel the cool mist from the falls on your face. There is camping available in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

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Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area 902 Wasco Street, Suite 200 Hood River, OR 97031

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