East Davis Creek Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trailhead provides access to Davis Creek Trail #244. There is a flat area for dispersed camping near trailhead. The trailhead is a beautiful spot with ponderosa pine.  Visitors to the area will see wildflowers in the spring and early summer, wildlife throughout the year. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 9/17/2020: The trail is open and has been cleared of downed trees and debris. Please remember that if you pack it in, please pack it out with you.
Fees No fee
Closest Towns: John Day, OR
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Prairie City, OR., travel east on US Highway 26 for approximately 13 miles to the junction with Forest Service Road 2614.  Turn left onto Forest Service Road 2614. Follow Forest Service Road approximately 1 mile to the juncation with Forest Service Road 2614-229 and follow Forest Service Road 2614-229 to the trailhead.


There is ample parking at this trailhead. 

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Mountain Biking

This trailhead allows access to the Davis Creek Trail #244.  Bicycle riders can travel this 9.1 mile trail through timber with a few scenic vistas.  Riders should be aware that the trail is very rough and rocky, it is recommended for more experienced riders.

This trail is used by hikers, OHV and bicycle riders; please be prepared to share the trail.


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