Northwest Wildflowers

Wildflower Destinations > High Cascades (Oregon)
Photo by Tanya Harvey

Gold Lake Bog

Lane County, Oregon

Willamette National Forest

Fees: none

Activity: hiking

Elevation: 4810'-4840'

Current status (as of 4/13/24): not blooming

Notes: Gold Lake Bog is notable for being home to a few native carnivorous plants like bladderworts and sundews.

Peak wildflower bloom at Gold Lake Bog is typically from early June through July into early August, but there may be some flowers blooming from late May until late August.*

Typical year:

Featured plants: Drosera, Utricularia, Scheuchzeria palustris

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* The dates given on this Web site for each location's blooming season are only estimates and can vary from year to year. Weather conditions in the winter and spring can shift these dates by up to a month, especially in the mountains. For the latest updates, check the Oregon Wildflowers or PortlandHikers Facebook groups, or browse the most recent postings to iNaturalist or Instagram.