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Burnt Lake and East ZigZag Mountain

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011
Mount Hood and Burnt Lake from East Zigzag

Mount Hood and Burnt Lake from East Zigzag

Let me introduce you to one of my new favorite hikes in Oregon, the Burnt Lake Trail to East ZigZag Mountain. It all started on a nice Sunday (8/2/2011), when I needed to give Paula some space to study, so I looked at my new Green Trails map and Sullivan’s 100 Hikes in Northwest Oregon book and found a nice trail called Burnt Lake.  It was rated moderate and had some options to extend into a longer hike, so I was game.

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