This trail, in the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness Area, gives access to the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness Lakes Basin and Strawberry Mountain.This trail is a heavy use area. It is not recommended for holiday or weekend use. No parking for horse trailers allowed at trailhead. Road is fairly rough for passenger cars.
At a Glance
12/24/2013: Strawberry Basin Trail is open, however the road to the trailhead may become impassible due to snow and mud. Hikers will encounter snow and may encounter downed trees on the trail. Trails are not maintained during the winter months. Please be prepared for rapidly changing weather conditions. Visitors should always let someone know their travel plans including route of travel and an estimated time of return.
Motorized and mountain bike use prohibited.
Prairie City, OR
On the southeast end of Prairie City, follow sign located on south side of Depot Park. Take this road south from Depot Park all the way to Strawberry Campground, approximately 12 miles. This is an OPEN County road to the Forest boundary, then an open Forest Service road to the trailhead. Please respect private property to the Forest boundary.