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Liberty Hill

Columbia County, Oregon

Private land (Weyerhaeuser)

Fees: none

Activity: walking

Elevation: 130'-350'

Current status (as of 2/2/23): not blooming

Peak wildflower bloom on Liberty Hill 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:

Notes: Liberty Hill is in imminent danger of being plowed under for basalt mining. The public comment period has been extended through 1/30/23; see the Friends of Liberty Hill web site for information on how to submit comments to Oregon DEQ and the Army Corps of Engineers.

Featured plants: Camassia quamash

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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.