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Wildflower Destinations > High Cascades (Oregon)

Lookout Mountain & High Prairie

Hood River County, Oregon

Mt. Hood National Forest

Fees: NW Forest Pass

Activity: hiking

Elevation: 5950'-6525'

Current status (as of 6/3/23): not blooming

Peak wildflower bloom on Lookout Mountain & High Prairie is typically from mid-June through the end of July, but there may be some flowers blooming from late May until late August.* (In 2023, things are running a little later than usual.)

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.