Directions: Take I-84 East to the exit just past Cascade Locks that’s marked for a weigh station. Get on Frontage Rd and continue on and cross the tracks. Park near the gate.
This is a nice quick hike with good views of the Gorge.
You can pretty much explore this area however you want. There is a paved path that takes you up to the top of the rock. You get nice views at the top and it would make a good place to eat lunch if you brought it.
There is also a trail that goes all the way around the base of the rock and takes you out to a point right along the Columbia.
We were here a bit too early for wildflowers but if you come late April through early June there will be a bunch of different types of flowers.
Distance: 2.25 miles (easy)
Elevation: 100 feet (easy)
Pet Friendly: Yes
Good For: All ages
Parking Fee: None