Tryon Creek Natural Area
Trail sign at the Nature House
- Easy2-mile loop
- 200 feet elevation gain
- Open all year
- Use: hikers, horses, bicycles
Quiet paths and scenic footbridges highlight this densely forested canyon, a pocket wilderness tucked between Portland and Lake Oswego. The woods here are particularly beckoning in spring when the trilliums bloom, but any season is fine for a morning stroll or an afternoon outing with the kids.
Take Terwilliger exit 297 …
This chapter taken from the book 100 Hikes/Travel Guide: Northwest Oregon & Southwest Washington.