Examiner Hiking articles

*Unfortunately, Examiner.com is no more…..and neither are any of these stories*

These are hiking related articles I write for the National and Portland editions of Examiner.com. For more reviews, interviews, and hikes, visit my National Hiking Examiner, and Portland Hiking Examiner homepages.

Hike to Drift Creek Falls in the Coast Range

Explore the wild side of Forest Park’s Wildwood Trail

Enjoy the scenic diversity of the McDonald-Dunn Forest

Hike the Trails of Portland’s Audubon Society

Explore Tryon Creek State Park

Take a winter hike to a frozen waterfall

Angel’s Rest: A classic Gorge hike just minutes away from Portland

Hike the Clackamas River Trail to Pup Creek Falls

Bridal Veil Falls: An often overlooked family friendly gem

Tamanawas Falls: A family friendly hike on Mt. Hood’s east side

Hike Mt. Defiance, the tallest mountain in the Columbia River Gorge

Hike the classic Wahkeena-Multnomah loop

Hike to Ramona Falls

Hike to the top of Beacon Rock

Hike through the ancient forest of Opal Creek

Hike Ed’s Trail to Silver Star Mountain

Visit the one of a kind Oneonta Gorge

Hike along the Siouxon Creek Trail

Hike to Nesmith Point

Regional Hikes: Oahu’s Mt. Olomana trail

Enjoy the family friendly paradise of the Wildwood recreation site

Regional Hikes: The red rocks of Sedona, Arizona

Hike to Indian Point

Regional Hikes: Summer is the time to hike the Pacific Northwest

Hike the Eagle Creek Trail: The consummate Gorge day hike

Hike Hamilton Mountain in the Columbia River Gorge

Hike the Coast Range’s Saddle Mountain

The Mount Hood National Park Campaign

The best hikes for Memorial Day weekend

Celebrate National Trails Day 2010

Dog Mountain: A perennial spring favorite

Classic day hike: The Salmon River Trail

Hike along the Klickitat Rail Trail

Explore the wildflower meadows of Hood River Mountain

Join a trail work party

Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest

Celebrate Earth Day 2010

Hike to Elowah and Upper McCord Creek Falls

Hike Forest Park’s Maple Trail

Hike to spectacular Falls Creek Falls

Hike the Horsetail Falls to Triple Falls semi-loop

Discover the waterfalls of the Lewis River

Spring wildflowers and Gorge vistas at the Tom McCall Preserve

Hike the trails of the Hoyt Arboretum

The ten essentials for safe hiking

Discover the other Eagle Creek Trail in the Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness

Devil’s Rest: Waterfalls, woods, and an abandoned Gorge viewpoint

Latourell Falls: A classic Gorge hike for all seasons

Gillette Lake: Hike through the area of the landslide that formed the original Bridge of the Gods

McIntyre Ridge to Wildcat Mountain: Sweeping views close to Portland

Dry Creek Falls: The last part of the PCT in Oregon leads to a tranquil waterfall

Mist Falls: Rarely visited waterfall located next to a forgotten piece of Gorge history

Wahclella Falls: A family friendly treasure that’s worthwhile for any hiker

Microspikes: The ultimate winter traction device

Forest Park’s Balch Creek canyon

Abiqua Falls: a waterfall lover’s dream

Silver Falls State Park: Trail of Ten Falls

The Riverside Trail: Uncrowded old growth forest on the other side of the Clackamas River

Examiner Interviews


2 responses

13 05 2010
Rod Richardson

Very nice pictures. It is good to see you go after your calling. Someday i will do the same. It will be interesting to go through your website in more detail, but it looks really nice.


15 05 2010

Thanks for checking it out Rod!

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