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Injured hikers rescued from Columbia River Gorge trails

MULTNOMAH COUNTY, Ore. — Crews helped rescue two injured hikers along Columbia River Gorge trails Thursday afternoon.¬†The first hiker slid off the trail and injured their ankle about a mile up the Wahkeena Falls Trail around noon.¬†Another hiker fell and suffered a leg injury about a mile away on the…

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2 hikers rescued Saturday night above Oneonta Falls

PORTLAND, Ore. A day hike turned into a late night rescue after a pair of hikers got lost on the Multnomah Falls trails. According to the Multnomah County Sheriff’s office, the couple called 911 around 9:30 p.m., Saturday. They texted rescuers a picture of a nearby sign and crews were…

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4 missing hikers on Larch Mountain found safe

LARCH MOUNTAIN, Ore. – Four hikers not prepared for overnight conditions were lost on Larch Mountain in east Multnomah County, according to the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office. Search and rescue teams found them safe last night. The sheriff’s office said one of the hikers called his mom at about 5:45…