Mt. McLoughlin Trailhead

  

Provides parking and access to: Mt. McLoughlin Trail which is an arduous trail that climbs Mt McLoughlin within Sky Lakes Wilderness. Reach the Pacific Crest Trail via Mt Mcloughlin Trail after about 1 mile from the trailhead.

The Mt. Mcloughlin trailhead is located 45 minutes northwest of Klamath Falls, Oregon. The trailhead parking lot is spacious with room for 15-20 vehicles, but not stock trailers. Horses are not recommended on this steep and challenging hike. This trailhead has one vaulted toilet and picnic tables. However, no camping is allowed.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: (Klamath Ranger District)
Fees $5/vehicle/day
Open Season: 6/25 - 9/30; Maintained during season
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: June to October
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions:
Closest Towns: Klamath Falls, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Klamath Falls District (541) 885-3400

General Information

Directions:

From Klamath Falls:

Mt. McLoughlin Trailhead is located 50 minutes northwest of Klamath Falls, Oregon. From Klamath Falls, OR take Oregon Highway 140 west toward Medford, Oregon, for approximately 36 miles and then turn right onto Forest Service (FS) Road 3650. Follow FS Road 3650 to the Mt. McLoughlin Trailhead. The trailhead will be on the right side of the road.

From Medford:

Mt. McLoughlin Trailhead is located one hour east of Medford, Oregon. From Medford, OR take Oregon Highway 140 east toward Klamath Falls, Oregon, for approximately 33 miles and then turn left onto Forest Service (FS) Road 3650. Follow FS Road 3650 to the Mt. McLoughlin Trailhead. The trailhead will be on the right side of the road.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
42.4207722069313

  Longitude : 
-122.254434401069

  Elevation : 
5750 feet