Devils Lake/South Sister Trailhead

 

Dogs need to be on-leash on trails in the Three Sisters Wilderness (Green Lakes, Moraine Lakes,

Dogs need to be on-leash in Three Sisters Wilderness on: Green Lakes, Moraine Lakes, South Sister, Soda Creek, Todd Lake and Crater Ditch Trails, from July 15 to September 15. 

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Provides hiker and horse access to:

Three Sisters Wilderness via

A non-wilderness trail leads through the forest to Quinn Meadow Horse Camp, passing some interesting lava formations. Facilities are available for equestrians. 

Parking area is near Devils Lake. There is a small, walk-in campground at this trailhead with ten sites.  There is no fee for this campground, but a recreation pass is required for parking.

Recreation Fee Site: Parking at this site requires a recreation pass. Passes are available at this site, but can also be purchased from Forest Service offices or vendors. Please check here for more information about recreation passes and where they can be purchased.

Acceptable passes include:

  • $5 Day Pass
  • Northwest Forest Pass
  • Interagency Annual Pass
  • Interagency Senior Pass (America the Beautiful, Golden Age)
  • Interagency Access Pass
  • Interagency Military Pass
  • Every Kid in a Park Pass
  • Northwest Forest ePass

 

At a Glance

Fees
  • Day and Overnight visitors: Central Cascades Wilderness Permit required between Friday of Memorial Day weekend and the last Friday of September; reserve at recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777. Parking: a valid recreation pass may be used as a form of fee payment or Central Cascades Wilderness Permit holders must leave a permit trailhead vehicle pass in vehicle.
Permit Info: Wilderness permit required. Learn more: Central Cascades Wilderness permit system.
Open Season: July
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions:
Closest Towns: Bend, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Information Center: Bend Fort-Rock Ranger District, Deschutes National Forest

General Information

Directions:

From Bend, OR: Travel approximately 29 miles west on Cascade Lakes Hwy (46). Turn south (left) at the sign for Devil's Lake trailhead.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.03346

  Longitude : 
-121.76697

  Elevation : 
5500

 

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