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Wallowa Lake Tramway

59919 Wallowa Lake Hwy, Joseph, OR 97846-8334
+1 541-432-5331
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going to the top of the mountain

Wonderful ride up on the tram to 8,000 ft! Ride was probably about 15 minutes and got to see... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Joee G

My kids and I absolutely loved going on the tramway. It's a 15 minute ride up to the top and they... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Kevin C
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59919 Wallowa Lake Hwy, Joseph, OR 97846-8334
+1 541-432-5331
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Wonderful ride up on the tram to 8,000 ft! Ride was probably about 15 minutes and got to see Wallowa Lake as well as the countryside and lots of trees on the way up/ Restaurant for a bite of drink. Walked up to sights to...More

Thank Joee G
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

My kids and I absolutely loved going on the tramway. It's a 15 minute ride up to the top and they have hiking trails up there for you to hike, and a little shop. After your done it's a 15 minute ride back down. I...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and worth the price. From the top you can see that the Wallowa's are much more just than Wallowa Lake.

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Pleasant staff fun ride great hiking trails. Your get a great view of the Eagle Cap Wilderness peaks, the Snake and Imnaha river canyons, and the Wallowa valley.

Thank John B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We went in September and there was Snow at the top so we will return in the summer to take the small trails with views. We tried to walk one trail in the snow but not really equipped for it so will return. The cost...More

Thank Caribbean5
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Wear coat/hoody, Can be windy and cool at 8000 ft. Reasonably priced grill and brew at the top.Trails are easy and there are some areas that need to be climbed.

Thank Don N
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Rode the tramway to Mt Howard and walked the nature trails at the top. Fantastic views of the Wallowas and also out onto the plains. Very windy and cold though, so take a jacket! If you are a hiker, you can hike the ridgeline from...More

Thank roam-ID
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Great tram. We have been on others, but this one had to have the longest vertical we've experienced. Fortunately, the forest fire smoke had cleared and the views are awe inspiring. The couple mile trail loop at the top was just right for spending a...More

Thank Sewerdude
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The admission was spendy, but my father assured me it was worth it and he was right! The tram goes much higher than I expected and the views of the lake and surrounding area were beautiful. Once at the top, we ate lunch at the...More

Thank Kendra347
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This was our second visit to Wallowa Tramway and we returned because we like the hiking at the top. The "main route" for hiking is under 2 miles but there are additional hikes that will take you up the mountain farther. The view is wonderful...More

Thank Martie E
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Response from ChasK_PortlandOR | Reviewed this property |
I'm agreeing with the others here. I seriously considered saving the money--it came to something a bit over $100 for our group. Then I marveled at how many towers this tramway has, the capital investment that is not... More