McClellan Mountain Trail #216

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trail allows the recreationist access to the McClellan Mountain Semi-Primitive Roadless Area and is closed to all motorized vehicles. A great trail for hikers and mountainbikers seeking a quiet and secluded adventure. Trailhead is the McClellan Mountain Trailhead.

View from the McClellan Mountain Trail Looking through an opening in trees at the peak of another hill under a beautiful blue sky. Image showing the old dirt and rock two track road that is now the trail leading into  timber

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 05/03/2021: The trail is open, however, the area may be unreachable due to snow, mud and ice. Pack it in/Pack it out- anything you bring with you into the forest, please take home with you. This includes packing out all trash, yours and others. Examples: cigarette butts, cans, bottles, and food. Please follow local and state health guidelines.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Motorized use prohibited.
Closest Towns: Mt Vernon, OR

General Information


From John Day, OR., travel west on Highway 26 approximately 18 miles to the junction with Forest Service Road 21. Drive south on Forest Road 21, approximately 4.5 miles to the junction with Forest Road 115.  Proceed east on Forest Road 115 approximately 1/2 mile to the junction with Forest Road 2160. Travel south on Forest Road 2160 approximately 1/4 mile to the junction with Forest Road 2160-041. Continue traveling south on 2160-041 to the trailhead.

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  Area/Length : 
10.2 miles

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  Elevation : 
5600 - 7400