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Wallowa Lake Tramway

59919 Wallowa Lake Hwy, Joseph, OR 97846-8334
+1 541-432-5331
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If the weather is clear - this is the place to be - at the top

At times you almost feel like you are on the set of the Sound of Music. The Wallowa mountains to... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2017
Theodore J
Great Views

We rode the tramway in May so there was a lot of snow still at the summit so it made walking around... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2017
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59919 Wallowa Lake Hwy, Joseph, OR 97846-8334
+1 541-432-5331
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Reviewed June 18, 2017

At times you almost feel like you are on the set of the Sound of Music. The Wallowa mountains to the west, The Seven Devil Range in Idaho to the east and Wallowa Lake are stunning on a clear day. Add in the patchwork from...More

Thank Theodore J
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

We rode the tramway in May so there was a lot of snow still at the summit so it made walking around a bit dangerous as we were not equipped for the conditions.But we enjoyed the views from the cafe and would recommend it as...More

Thank gilesLondon
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Be sure to plan ahead so you don't go on a cloudy day. You don't want to miss the spectacular views. Seriously. I wished I'd brought my fancier camera so that I could print out the pictures to hang on a wall. Those mountains -...More

Thank Jackie B
Reviewed June 10, 2017

It's a fun ride, a great view and some nice but short hiking trails. Do not go because of the restaurant at the top. It definitely isn't worth it. The day we went in June there was very thick cloud cover. About 2/3 of the...More

Thank cathy774
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

This is a must do on a trip to Joseph! The 15 minute ride up the tram is lovely! There's wonderful hiking at the top and a very nice grill in which to have lunch or a drink! Highly recommend!

Thank Hope1912
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Was great. Still had snow at the top. Loved the views we got at the top and on the tram. Great photos from this trip.

Thank MaryAnne H
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Worth a trip to the top. Views of mountains and snow were delicious to the eye. Staff were knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank sdpowers
Reviewed May 23, 2017

It's about a 15 minute right straight up the mountain. Gorgeous views and a fun, family friendly adventure. Good food at the top and beautiful hikes.

Thank Emilie E
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Gorgeous views and a solid trek up the mountain to see snow in the summer! Great outing for the whole family.

Thank Anastajia
Reviewed January 12, 2017

We were in Joseph, Oregon to attend a music festival. We had a lot of extra time during the day before the music was to start so we drove to the end of Lake Wallowa and took the Tramway to the top. The cost was...More

1  Thank Marcia H
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Response from ChasK_PortlandOR | Reviewed this property |
I'm agreeing with the others here. I seriously considered saving the money--it came to something a bit over $100 for our group. Then I marveled at how many towers this tramway has, the capital investment that is not... More