Accesses the Cottonwood Creek Trail #127, Cougar Peak Trail #125, and Cottonwood Loop Trail #128. Cottonwood Meadows Lake is nearby. Parking area is adequate for trailer turnaround and signed trail directions are present.
At a Glance
(Lakeview Ranger District)
Motorized use prohibited.
Cottonwood Creek Trailhead is located 40 minutes northwest of Lakeview. Take Oregon Highway 140, toward Bly, Oregon. Follow Hwy 140, then turn right on County Road 2-20, Cottonwood Reservoir Road which will turn into Forest Service (FS) Road 3870 . Continue on FS Road 3870. The trailhead will be on the right.