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Best view in Oregon!!!

Jonsrud Viewpoint offers the best 180 degree view of Mt. Hood in Oregon, as well as the 100,000... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Portland, Oregon
We love this view so much we bought a house with this view

We loved this view so much we bought a house with the same view! There is something very peaceful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jonsrud Viewpoint offers the best 180 degree view of Mt. Hood in Oregon, as well as the 100,000 acre Bull Run Watershed (Portland's drinking water), Mt. Adams, Larch Mt., the oxbow of the Sandy River 400 feet below, Hickman Butte (find the fire lookout on...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this view so much we bought a house with the same view! There is something very peaceful and relaxing about this view. The most spectacular photo ops are usuall right around sunrise & sunset when there are a few low clouds! But in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dreamer171053
Reviewed October 31, 2018

There is very little parking, but the view is worth the walk - absolutely beautiful, unobstructed view of Mount Hood.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kristine L
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Jonsrud Viewpoint is by far one of the best views of the Sandy River Valley and beautiful Mt. Hood during every season of the year. Breathtaking and sweeping views, you can see all the way down to the Sandy River. There are a couple of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank sunfl0wer99
Reviewed July 9, 2018

If you love nature, photography or mountains this is the view for you. Parking is limited but free, get there early of late for amazing sunrises and sunsets. Bring your camera !

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Such a fabulous place for an outlook no matter what time of day...on a clear day you can see for miles just off the beaten path. Cobblestone street and park space gives the feel of rustic spacious skies...with the endless carpet of green trees and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 156nadram
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Take a few moments and bask in the beauty and glory of the view. Soak it in. Take a deep breath. Love it.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AnnmarieKKeiramnnA
Reviewed June 5, 2018

If the shies are clear and sunny this is a "must stop" situation! Nice view of Mt Hood. Afterwards go up the road 10 miles to the visitor station and ask for a map to Tillion Lake. The views of Mt Hood from across the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank medicarekev
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Jonsrud Viewpoint is the most regal view of majestic Mt Hood. To capture this in a photo won't be happening with your cell phone however, unless you have an array of accoutrements that can act as a stable telephoto. On a bluebird day at sunrise...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank rvr2mtn
Reviewed March 4, 2018

As a local I never tire of the view from Jonsrud Viewpoint. It is awe inspiring. We have many family portraits and Christmas pictures that have been taken at this spot through the years. Even before it was a nice pull out.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Julie F
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