South Sister

Distance: 12 miles RT Hike Type: Out-and-Back Difficulty: Hard Elevation Gain: 4,878’ in 6 miles Trail Condition: wide at the beginning, narrow during the last half, loose lava rock, scree, open meadows, forested sections, snow possible until late July, dirt (dusty), can be very windy, check the weather here Trail Highlights: Stand on Oregon’s 3rd highest peak at 10,363’ (3,159 m), Moraine Lake, Teardrop Pool (highest lake … Continue reading South Sister