Kinzel Lake Loop via 742

1 review #12 hike out of 40 in
14.8 mi
Distance
6 hrs 53 min
Time
terrain
3,415 ft
Elev Gain

Overview

This is a moderate loop trail to Kinzel Lake in Mount Hood National Forest.

This trail goes by Devil's Peak and Green Canyon Campground.


Sights to See


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    1 month ago
    Trail in good condition with few blowdowns. Gorgeous views up the Salmon River Valley, then, from Devil’s Peak, of Mts Hood and Jefferson. Wonderful fall colors. Would be a nice, easy two-night backpack trip.
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Gubben 1 year, 5 months ago
Devil's Peak Loop
If I were to do this again, I would recommend staying away from the Salmon River Trail, which is overrun with campers, fishermen, families, and city people asking you to put your dog on leash. The Green Canyon Way trail to Devil's Peak and then the Kinzel trail to Kinzel Lake are all fine. Kinzel Lake would make a good turnaround point.
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simon.j.walbruch 1 year ago
Devils Peak Lookout (Salmon River-Kinsiel-Humpback-Green Canyon)
Very nice hike. The Salmon River Trail is pretty easy lots of camping opportunities if you backpack. Great views from the top.
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