This Marvelous 6.5-Mile Trail In Washington Leads Adventurers To A Spectacular Overlook
By Sherri Adams|Published February 06, 2023
Sherri Adams is a writer, photographer, and travel enthusiast from the Pacific Northwest. She has always been passionate about writing and the opportunities for connection through the written word. When she’s not writing, you can often find her at the seashore with her toes in the sand and her nose in a book.
Washingtonians are known for their love of the great outdoors, and Washington state offers plenty of opportunities for scenic outdoor adventures. Sandy beaches, lakeside walking paths, educational nature trails, and forested hiking routes are just waiting to be explored. We’re fortunate to have a lot of choices for adventurers of all abilities. If you’re looking for a moderately challenging hike, head to the Dog Mountain Trail in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area for an adventure that will challenge your endurance and pay off in spectacular views.
Dog Mountain Trail in Skamania County is the perfect place to challenge your abilities and take in spectacular, natural beauty. Hiking passes are required on weekends and some holidays during the peak season. Check with the US Forest Department for specific dates and to purchase passes online. Have you visited Dog Mountain? We’d love to hear about your experience in the comments.
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