Dry Fir/ Veda Lake Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Trail access is affected by recreational gate closure on Dec 1st – April 1st annually.  Please see our Roads Table for current information.


Provides access to:  Dry Fir Trail #674A and Veda Lake Trail #673.

At a Glance

Fees No fee
Open Season: undefined - undefined
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Sandy, OR
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Zig Zag Ranger District, Zig Zag Ranger Station

General Information



To reach the northern end from Portland,follow US Hwy 26 for 29.5 miles east of Sandy.  Turn right (south) on Still Creek Campground Road (Forest Road 2650).  Drive through the campground for 1.1 mile. Turn right at E Chimney Rock Road and continue 0.5 mile to a four way junction.  Continue (right turn ) onto Sherar Burn Road (Forest Road 2613) and travel 3.6 miles to the parking lot on the leftt (south) side of the road. The trailhead is located on the south side of the road.


To reach the southern end from Portland, follow US Hwy 26 for 30.7 miles to Forest Road 2656 (Trillium Lake exit).  Turn right and travel 1.8 miles.  Turn left at Trillium Lake Road (NOT 2656 Loop, go further) and travel 1.1 miles.  Take right fork to stay on Trillium Lake Road (Forest Road 2656-903) and travel 2.1 to the end of the road and the parking area (also the south trailhead for #673 Veda Lake).    

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