Oregon’s Mount Thielson Is The Lightning Rod Of The Cascades
Oregon’s mountains are truly stunning, and serve as landmarks all over the state. From the legendary Neahkahnie Mountain, to the iconic Mount Hood, the Beaver State has at least 50 named mountain ranges, and 30 mountain peaks that stand at an elevation of at least 7,989 feet.
One Oregon mountain is known as “The Lightning Rod of the Cascades,” and it’s quite a sight to behold:
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Have you hiked to the top of Mount Thielsen? We’d love to read your stories and see your photos in the comments!
Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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