Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness, Rhododendron

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The Salmon–Huckleberry Wilderness is a wilderness area located on the southern side of Mount Hood in the northwestern Cascades of Oregon, in the United States. It lies within the Mount Hood National Forest and comprises 62,061 acres (25,115 ha) of land. The United States Congress designated the area Wilderness in 1984.
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  • The US Forest Service rates the 14.5 mile loop through this wilderness area as “difficult.” There are a few scrambles over loose, rocky dirt and eroding trails, but most scrambles only span four... 
    The US Forest Service rates the 14.5 mile loop through this wilderness area as “difficult.” There are a few scrambles over loose, rocky dirt and eroding trails, but most scrambles only span four...  more »
  • Lots of hiking and fishing opportunities. Located in a Wild Fish Sanctuary, so leave your worms at home. Catch and Release for wild trout, steelhead and salmon. 
    Lots of hiking and fishing opportunities. Located in a Wild Fish Sanctuary, so leave your worms at home. Catch and Release for wild trout, steelhead and salmon.  more »
  • Hike along the Salmon River! Very easy trail and wonderful places to stop along the river for a bit of reflection and a snack! 
    Hike along the Salmon River! Very easy trail and wonderful places to stop along the river for a bit of reflection and a snack!  more »
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  • Nature at it's finest!
  • I had heard this is a hot bed for Big Foot sightings, so I gave it a try. Long story short, I didn't see a bigfoot. Anyway, beautiful wilderness with plenty of hiking trails. Well managed park with lots of wildlife.
  • Nice big wilderness area, definitely could see bearsbeing out here. A lot of forest hiking trails that are steep or flat, with majestic views or ones that run along the Salmon River.

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