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Juniper Dunes

Franklin County, Washington

Bureau of Land Management

Fees: none

Activity: hiking

Elevation: 750'-1100'

Current status (as of 5/25/24): past peak

Notes: Most sources say that to access Juniper Dunes Wilderness, you need to travel through the OHV area on the west side of the wilderness. The map on this page shows an easier (but more remote) northern access point.

Peak wildflower bloom at Juniper Dunes is typically from late March through April into late May, but there may be some flowers blooming from early March until early June.*

Typical year:

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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.