Hood River Mountain Trail (~3 miles, ~600 ft elevation gain)
Great clear views of Mount Adams
And, of course, amazing views of Mount Hood.
Look at those bugs in the air! Fortunately, they weren't the biting kind, but they kept flying into our faces. The meadow was truly swarming.
Meriwether Lewis's terrible spelling (the sign is in the Bonneville Dam's visitor center)
[Return to 2014 Washington and Oregon, May 2014]