Submitted by Brian Sather on Mon, 09/12/2011 - 6:56pm
Distance: 4.9 mi. / 7.8 km Altitude (max): 7436 ft. / 2266.6 m Altitude (min): 4998 ft. / 1523.3 m Elevation Gain: 3038 ft. / 925.9 m Elevation Loss: -758 ft. / -231.1 m
This hike from the Hurricane Creek Trailhead climbs a canyon between the highest mountains in the Wallowas. The trail is an approach route for climbing Chief Joseph Peak, Sacajawea Peak, and the Matterhorn.
Restrictions: NW Forest Pass required at trailhead, wilderness restrictions.