Lower Hunchback Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trailhead located in the parking lot at the Zigzag Ranger District provides access to the west end of the Hunchback Trail into the middle of the Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness Area.  This trail traverses the forested Hunchback Ridge which has several rocky viewpoints along the route.  Scenic Devil’s Peak Lookout is located near the southern end of the trail.  Provides access to: Hunchback Trail #793

The Trailhead is closed.

At a Glance

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

General Information


To reach the north end of the trail from Sandy, OR - travel 17.5 miles east of  on US Hwy 26.  Turn right (south) into Zigzag Ranger Station and park at the east end of the lot.  The Trailhead is on the south side of the lot.  

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