North Fork Smith Trail #1351


This trail takes you on a journey through a temperate rainforest, winding through stands of majestic old growth trees along the North Fork Smith River.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/24/2015: Trail has been cleared from trailhead to Lower Kentucky Falls. Two large bridges are damaged but River can be forded at low water times. (As of 11-20-2015: River is running high). Nature loop open. Expect storm debris on trail during winter months.
Open Season: All Year
Best Season: Spring Through Fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Water: No
Restroom: No
Passes: Recreation pass or fee required? NO
Information Center: Oregon Dunes NRA Visitor Center

General Information

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Access from North Fork Smith Trailhead


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  Area/Length : 
6.5 miles one way

  Elevation : 
380 feet up to 900 feet