Elk Creek Trail #3510


This trail starts out steep with many switchbacks for the first 2 miles until you reach the top of the ridge then levels out. The trail leads into the Three Sisters Wilderness.

At a Glance

Permit Info:
Usage: Light
Water: None, bring your own water
Information Center: McKenzie River Ranger Station

General Information

General Notes:

Close to:


From Blue River proceed east for 4 miles on Hwy 126, turn right on Rd 19 (Cougar Dam) and continue for 22 miles, turn left onto Rd 1964 for 2.7 miles, then turn left onto Rd 456 to Elk Creek trailhead ½ mile.



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Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Most Difficult


Difficulty Level: Most Difficult

Horse Riding & Camping

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