Catalpa Lake Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Provides access to: Catalpa Lake Trail #535 which accesses Mt. Hood Wilderness and Bonnie Meadows Trail #471. This trailhead is rustic and off the beaten path with no restroom facilities.

Off-road parking is available.

At a Glance

Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Restrictions: No permit box here but regulations apply within Mt. Hood Wilderness.
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood River Ranger District

General Information


From Portland, OR follow US Hwy 26 41.2 miles east of Sandy to Cedar Burn Road (Forest Road 43).  Turn left (northeast) on Cedar Burn Road and travel 3.5 miles to the junction with Forest Road 2610.  Turn left (north) on the gravel Forest Road 2610 and after 0.75 mile, continue straight ahead on Forest Road 2610-250 for 2 miles to Catalpa Lake Trailhead.  The trailhead is off a dirt spur road.  There is a small parking area big enough for two vehicles.

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