Whispering Pines Trail

From Lava Lands Visitor Center in the Newberry National Volcanic Monument, this trail stays along the edge of the lava flow as it winds through the shady whispering pines.

For information about accessible recreation opportunities in Pacific Northwest National Forests, visit http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/r6/accessiblerecreation

At a Glance

Fees: Recreation Pass Site - Vehicle Permit: $5 Day Pass or $30 Annual Pass or other valid Recreation Passes.
Restrictions: Horses & mountain bikes prohibited
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


This trail is paved.


Trail is located at the base of Lava Butte at the Lava Lands Visitor Center.


Day Hiking

This is a paved trail.

Interpretive Areas

There are interpretive signs about past logging practices, modern-day management and vegetation.

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
0.3 miles

  Elevation : 
4500 - 4500