Moss Pass Trailhead

Area Status: Open

Provides access toFremont National Recreation Trail #160 - Middle Segment a portion of the Fremont National Recreation Trail #160.

Located 50 minutes south of Paisley, Oregon, the Moss Pass trailhead is open to hikers, horseback riders, and mountain bikers.  At 6250 feet in elevation this trailhead affords pretty views of Steens Mountain and Mount Shasta. 

Amenities are limited but dispersed camping is permitted and there are picnic tables available. There is no potable water. Visitors need to pack plenty of water. There are four parking spurs, a drive through turnaround, and signed trail directions at this trailhead.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: (Paisley Ranger District)
Fees: No fee
Open Season: 06/15 - 09/15; 09/16-06/14 Open with reduced services
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Motorized use prohibited.
Closest Towns: Paisley, OR; Lakeview, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Paisley Ranger District

General Information


Moss Pass Trailhead is located 50 minutes south of Paisley, OR.

From Paisley, OR take Oregon Highway 31 south toward Lakeview, Oregon and turn right onto County Road 2-10A, Clover Flat Road. Follow Clover Flat Road then turn right on Forest Service (FS) Road 3510 and continue to the trailhead. 

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6600 feet