Old Growth Trail #657

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This is a short barrier free trail that travels through old growth forest near Lost Lake.  The trail offers hikers an opportunity to learn more about the ecology of the area through numerous interpretive signs along the trail.  The trail travels through old growth forest. This trail runs north-south between A Loop Campground and the Organization Camp.  To access this trail, take the Lakeshore Express Trail #658 (from the trailhead at the C Loop Campground entrance) 250 feet west to the north trailhead for this trail (#657).  Turn left (south) on #657 and follow the trail to its junction with Lakeshore Trail #656.

Link to Trail Description and Map (PDF File)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: As of 05/23/2014 the trail is logged out.
Fees Lost Lake Campground and Resort is privately managed. Please check with Lost Lake Resort for information on day use and camping fees.
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Hood River, OR
Operated By: Forest Service
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General Information


From Hood River, OR - travel south on Oregon Hwy 35 14 miles to Woodworth Road, approximately 0.3 mile south of milepost 89.  Turn right (west) on Woodworth Road and travel 2 miles to Dee Highway.  Turn right (northwest) on Dee Highway and travel approximately 3.6 miles to the Dee Mill site.  Turn left and follow signs to Lost Lake (Forest Road 13).  Follow Lost Lake Road approximately 13 miles to Lost Lake Campground.

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