South Fork McKenzie Trail #3327


This trail provides a nice quiet atmosphere through the second growth Douglas-fir with the sound of the South Fork of the McKenzie River in the background. This trail has a gentle grade for a leisurely day hike.

At a Glance

Permit Info:
Usage: Light
Water: None
Information Center: McKenzie River Ranger Station

General Information


From Blue River proceed east 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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