Located just outside of Portland, Mt. Hood is the tallest peak in Oregon, the fourth highest in the Cascade Range, and a premier destination for outdoor enthusiasts. The Columbia River Gorge contains countless opportunities for hikers, climbers, kayakers, cyclists, windsurfers, and winter sports enthusiasts alike and is considered one of the best year-round outdoor recreation areas in the country. The Mt. Hood Map Pack contains the Mount Hood (820) and Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area (821) maps. These two maps cover the recreation area on either side of the Columbia River.
Areas included on the maps: - Badger Creek, Bull of the Woods, Mount Hood, and Salmon Huckleberry Wilderness Areas. - Newly legislated Clackamas and Roaring River Wilderness Areas - Clackamas, Collawash, Elkhorn, Roaring River, South Fork Roaring River, White River, Salmon, Eagle Creek, Sandy River, and Fifteen Mile Creek Wild and Scenic Rivers - Pacific Crest and Oregon Trails - South Breitenbush National Scenic Trail - West Cascades and Mount Hood Scenic Byways - Mount Hood National Recreation Area - Opal Creek Scenic Recreation Area - Olallie Lake Scenic Area - Upper Big Bottom Special Protection Area - Oregon State Forests - Santiam and Timothy Lakes - Permit and Information for climbing Mount Hood - Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness Area - White Salmon, Klickitat, Sandy, and Lower Deschutes Wild and Scenic Rivers - Pacific Crest and Oregon Trails - Mount Hood, Columbia River Gorge, Historic Columbia River Highway, and Yakima Scenic Byways - Hood River County Northwest OHV Area - National Wildlife Refuges - Washington and Oregon State and County Parks, Forests and Recreation Areas - Popular waterfall locations - Recreation, safety, contact and wilderness permit information - Overlap with the portions of the Gifford-Pinchot and Mount Hood National Forests
More than just a map, National Geographic Trails Illustrated topographic maps are designed to take you into the wilderness and back. Printed on tear-resistant, waterproof material, this map can go anywhere you do. Each map is based on exact reproductions of USGS topographic map information, updated, customized, and enhanced to meet the unique features of each area. The maps include valuable wilderness tips and Leave No Trace guidelines, along with updated trails, trailheads, points of interest, campgrounds, and much more. With an easy-to-read color palette and stunning shaded relief, backcountry navigation has never been easier.