3.2 miles round trip
1410 feet elevation gain
Open July to early November
Stonework ramps enable the trail to scale the final switchbacks to the former fire lookout site on Sleeping Beauty, a crag with an astonishing close-up view of snowy Mt. Adams. The trail is steep but steady, so it usually demands just one hour of good exercise to reach the top.
From Instate 84 in Hood River …
This chapter taken from the book 100 Hikes/Travel Guide: Northwest Oregon & Southwest Washington.