This trail enters the Roaring River Wilderness. The trail provides access to Huxley Lake: a beautiful small fairly secluded lake with great vistas of the surrounding mountains.
This trail begins at Corral Springs Trail #507 (3,960’) and ends at Forest Road 4611 (2,440’). From Lookout Springs, head south on Corral Springs Trail #507 for approximately 0.4 mile to the beginning of this trail (#521). Turn right (southwest) on this trail. The trail heads downhill and after 1.1 miles the trail intersects an old road, now a trail. Continue heading southwest 0.8 mile to the spur trail to Huxley Lake (approximately 0.1 mile). From the junction, the trail levels and continues southwest 0.4 mile to the junction with a spur trail. The trail turns east-southeast here and continues 0.6 mile to its terminus at Forest Road 4611.
Trail Description and Map (PDF File)
At a Glance
From Portland, OR - travel east on US Hwy 26 to Sandy. Turn right (southwest) on OR Hwy 211 and travel 6.1 miles to OR Hwy 224. Turn left (southeast) on OR Hwy 224 and travel 11.8 miles to Abbott Road, Forest Road 4610 across from Promontory Park. Turn left and follow Forest Road 4610 for 12.5 miles to Lookout Springs.
The trailhead is on the west side of the parking area. Follow Corral Springs Trail #507 for 0.4 mile to the beginning of this trail.