hikes

Topic: Herman Creek

January 5, 2019

Herman Creek Trail to Casey Creek

The Herman Creek Trail is one of the areas that was damaged in the September 2017 Eagle Creek Fire. This hike has been a favorite trail of mine for awhile, so I was curious to see how it fared after the fire.

June 11, 2017

Herman Creek to Casey Creek

Herman Creek is less visited than most areas on the Oregon side of the Columbia River Gorge. With several trail options, it’s a great place for a cloudy day.

April 24, 2017

Herman Creek to Indian Point loop hike

A wet and foggy conditioning hike to Indian Point via Herman Creek, Nick Eaton Way and Gorton Creek Trails.

November 28, 2016

Herman Creek Pinnacles hike

This is an easy hike to a grouping of basalt pinnacles.

April 5, 2015

Herman Creek Pinnacles

The basalt monoliths on this hike aren’t the only interesting feature: a metal footbridge over lovely Herman Creek, wispy Pacific Crest Falls, and a mossy section of lava boulders add to the appeal.

January 31, 2015

Herman Creek trail to Casey Creek

A lesser-known alternative to the popular Eagle Creek trail, the Herman Creek trail doesn’t have as many waterfalls, but it also doesn’t have the steep trail drop-offs or the crowds.

February 2, 2013

Herman Creek Pinnacles

The basalt monoliths on this hike aren’t the only interesting feature: a metal footbridge over lovely Herman Creek, wispy Pacific Crest Falls, and a mossy section of lava boulders add to the appeal.

October 29, 2011

Herman Creek Pinnacles

Hike on a woodsy trail to cone-shaped basalt monoliths.

March 22, 2009

Herman Creek

Our first spring hike in the Gorge was at Herman Creek, which is west of Eagle Creek.

October 5, 2008

Herman Creek Pinnacles

Herman Creek Pinnacles in the Columbia River Gorge on a fall day.