Fourmile Lake Trailhead
Trailhead Status Update:
We are planning to reopen this popular rec site this July.
For everyone's safety, some remaining hazards from recent timber operations must first be addressed.
As soon as weather and road conditions allow, the Forest and Lake of the Woods resort will share personnel and equipment to evaluate conditions and complete pre-season preparations.
Please continue to visit this page for progress updates or call your local ranger district office.
Provides accesses to: Badger Lake Trail, Twin Ponds Trail which access Sky Lakes Wilderness and Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail.
Located approximately one hour northwest of Klamath Falls, Oregon, Fourmile Lake Trailhead offers access to a scenic 12 mile hiking loop around the lake. Spectacular views of Fourmile Lake and majestic Mount McLoughlin abound.
There is no fee at Fourmile Lake Trailhead; there is a user fee at the campground. The trailhead parking area accommodates 12-15 vehicles and stock trailers.
Horses should not go in Chrissie Springs, as it is the only water source for several miles.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||(Klamath Ranger District)|
|Open Season:||07/01 - 09/05|
|Restrictions:||Wilderness regulations apply within Sky Lakes Wilderness.|
|Closest Towns:||Klamath Falls, OR|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (2)|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Klamath Ranger District|
Fourmile Lake Trailhead is located one hour northwest of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
From Klamath Falls, OR take Oregon Highway 140 west toward Medford, Oregon, for approximately 33 miles and then turn right onto Forest Service (FS) Road 3661. Fourmile Lake Trailhead is located at the end of FS Road 3661, next to the Fourmile Lake Campground.
Fourmile Lake Trailhead is located one hour and 10 minutes east of Medford, Oregon.
From Medford, OR take Oregon Highway 140 east towards Klamath Falls, Oregon, for approximately 43 miles and turn left onto Forest Service (FS) Road 3661. Fourmile Lake Trailhead is located at the end of FS Road 3661, next to the Fourmile Lake Campground.
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Access to the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail and Sky Lakes and Mountain Lakes Wilderness areas.