Mill Trailhead

Area Status: Unreachable

Provides access to: Fremont National Recreation Trail #160 which is open to hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. Many hikers and horseback riders trek out and back or connect to the south fork of Crooked Creek Trail.

Just like its name suggests, there is an old saw mill historic site about one mile from the Mill Trailhead. There is an interpretive sign onsite that details the history. In addition to a parking area this site offers dispersed camping. 

There is no potable water. Visitors need to pack plenty of water. Trail and parking area maintained during open season.

Please practice Leave No Trace principals.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: (Lakeview Ranger District)
Fees: No fee
Open Season: 06/15 - 09/15
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Motorized use prohibited on trail.
Closest Towns: Lakeview, OR
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Lakeview Ranger District

General Information


Mill Trailhead is located 20 minutes north of Lakeview, OR.

From Lakeview, OR travel north on Highway 395. Turn right on Country Road 2-13 then left on Forest Service (FS) Road 012 and follow to trailhead. 

Mill Trailhead vicinity map.

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5000 feet