Mount Talbert

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Mount Talbert
Mount Talbert.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 740+ ft (226+ m)  NGVD 29[1]
Prominence 410 ft (120 m) [1]
Coordinates 45°25′36″N 122°33′06″W / 45.4267871°N 122.5517579°W / 45.4267871; -122.5517579Coordinates: 45°25′36″N 122°33′06″W / 45.4267871°N 122.5517579°W / 45.4267871; -122.5517579[2]
Parent range Cascade Range
Topo map USGS Gladstone
Volcanic arc/belt Boring Lava Field
Last eruption 500,000 years ago [3]

Mount Talbert is an volcanic cinder cone in Clackamas County, Oregon. It is part of the Boring Lava Field,[3] a zone of ancient volcanic activity in the area around Portland. Its summit rises to an elevation of 740+ feet (226+ m).

The butte remains undeveloped and is the location of a nature park of the same name which is managed by North Clackamas Parks & Recreation District. The park has several interlinked hiking trails, along which there are several interpretive signs about the area's natural resources.


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