Clackamas River (Fish Creek) Trailhead

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
Parking area in campground, overflow parking on the Highway 224 road. Provides access to: Clackamas River Trail #715 which enters Clackamas Canyon Wilderness.


Fee: only between May - October   pay with cash or check at the trail head.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: CLOSED due to Riverside Fire damage
Fees Fish Creek Recreation Site charges a $5.00 day use fee.  This site is managed by concessionaire.  This site accepts Northwest Forest Passes. Fee: only between May - October pay with cash or check at trail head. However, Senior & Access Passes are no longer acceptible.
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Mountain bikes are prohibited. Hiker use only.
Closest Towns: Estacada, OR
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Clackamas River Ranger District, 16400 Champion Way, Sandy, OR 97055  (971) 333.4100 Consession Operated

General Information


From Portland, OR - to the Fish Creek trailhead, travel east on US Hwy 26 to Sandy.  Turn right (southwest) on OR Hwy 211 and travel 6.1 miles to OR Hwy 224.  Turn left (southeast) on OR Hwy 224 and travel 20.1 miles to Forest Road 54 (approximately 0.25 mile south of milepost 39).  Turn right on Forest Road 54, cross the bridge, and take the first right into the Fish Creek trailhead parking lot.  Park at the far end of the lot.  Access the trail on the south side of Forest Road 54.

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