Varney Creek Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Provides access to: Mountain Lakes Wilderness via Varney Creek Trail.

Directions: From Klamath Falls, OR drive north on Highway 140 along the lake for about 22 miles. Then go left on Forest Road 3637 and follow for about 1.7 miles and take another left on Forest Road 3664 and follow for about 2 miles to the trailhead.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: (Klamath Ranger District)
Fees No fee
Open Season: June-25
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply within Mountain Lakes Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Klamath Falls, OR
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Klamath District Office (541) 885-3440

General Information


Varney Creek Trailhead is 40 minutes northwest of Klamath Falls. Take Oregon Highway 140 west toward Medford, Oregon, and turn left onto Forest Service (FS) Road 3637 (Varney  Creek Sign) then take another left onto FS Road 3664. The trailhead is located at the end of the road.         

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