Mount Washington, Oregon

Mount Washington, Oregon in late May
Mount Washington in late May

Mount Washington is 7,795 feet (2,376 meters) high and was named after the first President of the United States, George Washington.

Mount Washington is a shield volcano. On a clear day, you can see Mount Washington as you drive along Oregon Highway 20 between Bend and Salem.

You must obtain a wilderness permit to enter the protected Mount Washington Wilderness. Trailheads are located at Big Lake, south of HooDoo ski resort.