Cast Creek, Horseshoe Ridge, Sandy River Trailhead


This trailhead accesses Mt Hood Wilderness via Cast Creek Trail (#773)Horseshoe Ridge Trail (#774), and Sandy River Trail (#770)

At a Glance

Fees $5/vehicle/day from May 15th to October 1st.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply in Mt. Hood Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Welches, OR
Water: No
Restroom: No
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Zigzag Ranger District - Zigzag Ranger Station

General Information


From Portland follow U.S. Hwy 26 17.5 miles east of Sandy to Zigzag. At Zigzag, approximately 0.4 mile past milepost 42, turn left (north) on Lolo Pass Road (Forest Road #18). Turn left on Lolo Pass Road and travel 4 miles to Forest Road 1825. Turn right (east) onto Forest Road #1825 and travel 1.2 miles to Forest Road #1825-380. Turn Right (south) onto Forest Road #1825-380 and travel 200’ to the parking area and trailhead on the east side of the road.  

(This trailhead is in the same location as Riley Horse Camp.)

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