Head Of The Metolius Observation Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This site at the head of Metolius Springs offers great scenery and interpretative signs.
There is a parking area and a 1/8th of a mile paved trail to the Head of the Metolius.

At a Glance

Fees No Fee
Open Season: Year-Around
Usage: Heavy
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From Sisters, OR: Travel 9.6 miles northwest on Highway 20, then 4.4 miles north on Forest Road 14.


Accessibility:

Restroom and picnic tables are accessible, but the viewing platform trail grade it too steep. 


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
44.43460

  Longitude : 
-121.63383

  Elevation : 
3000

 

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