Hike 05
The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Bridal Veil Overlook Hike
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THE FOLLOWING MAP IS NOT TO BE USED FOR NAVIGATIONAL PURPOSES.

Length: 0.75 mile loop
Elevation Change: none
Season: Year Round

Difficulty:    Easy
Permit: Not Required
Features:


This hike follows a loop trail that takes the visitor to a number of scenic overlooks of the Columbia River.  The path is paved and is nearly level. In the spring the Camas Root with its blue flower (pictured below) covers this area with exceptional beauty.



Camas Root Wildflowers
This area is famous for the spring display of the Camas Root wildflower

How to get there:

From the west, take I-84 to Exit #28/Bridal Veil. Turn south onto the Historic Columbia River Highway and drive 0.75 miles to Bridal Veil Falls State Park on the left/north side of the road. Coming from the east on I-84, take exit 35 (Ainsworth Park) and drive 8.3 miles west on the Historic Highway to reach Bridal Veil Falls State Park.


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