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: 09/12/2106: Trail has been cleared of downed logs and brush from Trailhead to 4.5 mile mark. First large bridge is still washed out, river can be crossed on foot during low water flow times. Currently passable.
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


 Trail Map (Geospatial PDF ~ 1.8 mb)

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  Area/Length : 
6.5 miles one way

  Elevation : 
380 feet up to 900 feet