Cone Peak and Iron Mountain

Cone Peak and Iron Mountain are located east of Sweet Home, OR in the Central Cascades.  There are over 300 wild flower species here, blooming June to August .  The hike is 5 miles round trip for Cone Peak and if you choose the loop circling both peaks, it is 6.4 miles.  Elevation gain is about 1,500 feet.  Take water, sun screen and your camera.  Top Photo:  Cone Peak and Bottom Photo: Iron Mountain 8/28/2007

One Response to “Cone Peak and Iron Mountain”

  1. Jim McGoodwin Says:

    I’ve not seen this escarpment but, from a distance, I’d expect that it appears to be the battlements of an ancient fortification. Oregon is so grand!