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Eagle Cap Wilderness

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The view from Mount Howard makes me want to go there.

We went up the tram from Wallowa Lake to the top of Mt. Howard and hikes around that area. The... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
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View from Eagle Cap is Great

My son and I backpacked through the lake district to the summit of Eagle Cap. The lakes were... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Jeff H
Kennewick, Washington
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4 Jul 2017
“The view from Mount Howard makes me want to go there.”
21 Aug 2016
“View from Eagle Cap is Great”
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

We went up the tram from Wallowa Lake to the top of Mt. Howard and hikes around that area. The views of Eagle Cap were exceptional, I wish we had had time to hike into that area. It is now on our to do list....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

My son and I backpacked through the lake district to the summit of Eagle Cap. The lakes were gorgeous and the view from the top of Eagle Cap was astounding as multiple valleys all come to the same point. It is a wilderness area so...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 29 March 2015

The Wallowa Mountains and Eagle Cap Wilderness is the flagship of wilderness areas. The upper East Fork of the Lostine River is easy day hike from the end of the road at Two Pan.

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 3 October 2014

This was my second trip - first trip hiked Mirror Lake from Two Pan and Arrow Lake from Main Eagle. This trip went to Ice Lake via Wallowa Lake and then Chimney Lake via Bowman. All are very doable as day hikes, the linger hikes...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank tkinor
Reviewed 22 September 2014

During a 5 day backpacking adventure, we explored the Lakes Basin, climbed Eagle Cap, and took a plunge into Glacier Lake. Lots of fish in the lakes, albeit not very large, but they're hungry. From the heights of Eagle Cap we could see that we...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank SR-1007
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

Spent 7 nights in the wilderness - awesome views - trails were well maintained. There were some fires in the area but there was up to date info everywhere soit made it easy for us to stay clear. Saw a heard of Elk and deer....More

Thank bill c
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Take a couple of days and go backpacking in the Eagle Cap Wilderness. The Lakes Basin and Glacier pass are beautiful. Spend the night at Glacier Lake and enjoy the beauty around you.

Date of experience: August 2013
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