South Breitenbush Gorge #3375 is a 4.95 mile one way hike with 915 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 53 miles east of Salem Oregon. June and May are the best months to enjoy this hike.
This is one of several ways to reach Jefferson Park in the Mt. Jefferson Wilderness. The trail climbs above the South Breitenbush River through Douglas-Fir, Western Hemlock along with stands of Western White Pine. The trail crosses several small creeks within the first 1.5 miles and beyond that gets very rough in sections as it climbs to several small meadows with alpine flowers and seasonal ponds. Once in Jefferson Park, the trail intersects with the Pacific Crest Trail.
Check out the Official Route and Triplog.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.