Saddle Mountain, COA 005

Saddle Mountain in Oregon's Coast Range ecoregion.
Saddle Mountain in Oregon's Coast Range ecoregion. Photo Credit: Herman Biederbeck, ODFW

The area contains the 3,226 acre Saddle Mountain State Park and state Natural Area, which contains the tallest mountain in Clatsop County (3,283′). Area connects with the Necanicum River watershed. Saddle Mountain is one of eight state natural areas dedicated on state managed lands.

COA ID: 005

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Potential Partners

Special Features

General

  • Contains important areas for wild flowers (including Cardamine pattersonii endemic to Saddle Mountain and Onion Peak)
  • Contains the only significant block of old and mature oldgrowth forest in Clatsop County

Previously Associated With

  • 2006 COA ID CR-06 (Saddle Mountain)

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