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Oregon 3rd highest mountain, South Sisters is a perfect for well prepared and avid hikers. It can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Seattle, Washington
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Great hike

You just got to do the hike to the top. one of the easiest mountains that you can climb and get to... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2017
Kyle L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oregon 3rd highest mountain, South Sisters is a perfect for well prepared and avid hikers. It can get cold in the morning hours and on the summit and roasting hot in the afternoon on the mid-mountain. The top third of the hike is on volcanic...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2017

You just got to do the hike to the top. one of the easiest mountains that you can climb and get to a glacier and totally worth the view. Be forewarned, volcanic mountain so gets a bit chausy/sandy the higher you go so come prepared...More

Thank Kyle L
Reviewed September 1, 2017

6 miles each way, direct trail. After the first 1.7 miles of switchbacks, flat and open with panoramic views then a steep hike up the business side of the south ridge. Take the time to explore the lake at the edge of the glacier before...More

1  Thank MtnRunner509
Reviewed July 18, 2017

We hiked it on 7/5/17. It was +90 degrees at the trailhead and there was still snow on the trail a couple miles into the hike. It is a pretty hike that hugs Fall Creek. There is a nice log footbridge over the creek within...More

1  Thank DPark-SF
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Nice peaceful area took lots of pictures. Very trangel just a time to reflect. You need to stop and smell the roses.

Reviewed October 26, 2016

South Sister is one of the Cascades' tallest mountains, and an active volcano (fortunately, not active in the last few years, but you never know). Enter the hike from Century Drive, and enjoy a long steady uphill through the woods. Great variety of volcanic rocks...More

2  Thank Christian F
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We enjoyed seeing South Sister. it is the tallest of the Three Sisters - the other two being Middle Sister and North Sister. its a good place for hiking, albeit, challenging at times.

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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Ten adults set out to hike the South Sister to the summit. We made a detour to Lake Moraine which was beautiful and calm in the am. You can see the reflection of the mountain off the lake. The hike to the summit is pretty...More

Thank cincifoodie
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Truer words were never spoken about this hike. There is no technical gear needed but it's 11.6 miles up and down with a 4800+ foot in elevation gain. Five of us off-duty firefighters started about 7 am and returned about 5pm after spending almost an...More

4  Thank Lawrence O
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is absolutely worth the effort. Its tough, so make sure you are in appropriate shape and bring enough food, water, and appropriate supplies. Glad we had good boots, trekking poles, 3+ liters of water a piece, and warm clothing. People get lost, so unless...More

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Cindy M
March 19, 2015|
Response from Laura H | Reviewed this property |
I am not from the area so I am not sure. As an avid hiker though I would anticipate you would not be able hike it without crampons and ice picks as I know Mount Bachelor, the mountain next door, is a ski resort so South... More