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Paradise In The Gorge

I’ve wanted to do this hike for awhile. It is a 6.4 mile RT with about 2200 ft of elevation gain... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gravy64
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Challenging trail

My wife and I did not make it to the top since she was having a rough day but we did make it close... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
Jack M
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Beacon Rock State Park, Stevenson, WA 98648
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve wanted to do this hike for awhile. It is a 6.4 mile RT with about 2200 ft of elevation gain. If you are traveling east on highway 14 take a left at Beacon Rock and drive up the hill. The trailhead parking is up...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2018

My wife and I did not make it to the top since she was having a rough day but we did make it close. It is a good trail and is certainly challenging. We did not realize how long it was and neglected to take...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Okay - so I didn't do the entire Hamilton Mountain hike - so for those of you like myself who want an interesting hike to do before or after the Beacon Rock hike this hike up to Rodney Falls is a great one to do....More

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Reviewed April 30, 2017

Wanting to go back to Eagle Creek on the Oregon side of the Gorge, but not having enough time - we traveled 1/2 hour E of Camas on Hwy 14 to this awesome hike - COME EARLY as we did, or you will have to...More

1  Thank TomSahl
Reviewed July 21, 2016

Another trail that I have personally helped maintain through Washington Trails association. Most people can make it to the falls even if they can't do the whole trail r/t steepness. Provides remarkable views and all in our own back yard. Beacon Rock State Park does...More

1  Thank Gail N
Reviewed January 27, 2016

This hike is a favorite of my family. We've climbed this peak many times in all seasons. Plan to take water and a snack for the trip. Also plan several hours to complete the full loop.

1  Thank rdclydecat
Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Great Saturday hike, though definitely pay for the pass! I got a $99 ticket for parking without a forest pass. The signs are very clear, there are several options for routes, and the incline isn't difficult.

1  Thank Chell_Schaefer
Reviewed December 22, 2015

I agree with the prior reviewer, the falls section of the trail is great and highly rwearing. There are two routes for the climb up the mountain, the shorter, steeper route is pretty brutal, I recommend the longer, more gradual rout, at least on the...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed November 21, 2015

I'm surprised no one had yet made a listing for this on Tripadvisor! Hamilton Mountain Trail is a very well known hiking trail in the Columbia Gorge. To go to the peak is 3.2 miles one, and to reach the beautiful falls that it has...More

1  Thank Erica I
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