Fawn Lake Trail


Provides access to:  Diamond Peak Wilderness.

This trail begins from the Fawn Lake Trailhead near Crescent Lake and ends when it meets Crater Butte Trail #44 at Fawn Lake within the Wilderness. 

Fawn Lake offers views of Redtop and Lakeview Mountains.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Wilderness Permits are required for both day use and overnight stays from Memorial Day Weekend until Oct. 31.  Free permits are self-issued at the trailhead.
Restrictions: Wilderness restrictions apply
Closest Towns: Crescent, OR
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Crescent Ranger District, Deschutes National Forest

General Information


From Crescent, travel 12.2 miles west on County Road 61, then 3.5 miles north on Hwy 58, then about 2 miles west on Forest Road 60 to Fawn Lake trailhead.



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  Area/Length : 
4.7 miles

  Elevation : 
4800 - 5700


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