Wildcat South Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Wildcat South TH

This trailhead is located in at the northern edge of White Rock Campground, and provides access to the southeastern portion of Mill Creek Wilderness via Wildcat Trail (#833).

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open year-round. This is not a gated facility. Access is subject to favorable weather conditions.
Reservations: This is a First Come, First Served facility.
Area Amenities: Toilets,Parking
Fees This is a free facility.
Permit Info: Please fill out a Wilderness Registration Permit located in the box attached to the sign board and place it in the slot before beginning your hike.
Closest Towns: Prineville, Oregon
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Ochoco National Forest
3160 NE Third Street
Prineville, Oregon 97754
(541) 416-6500

General Information


From Prineville, Oregon:

Take Highway 26 east for approximately 19 miles, then turn left onto Forest Service Road 3350 (Wildcat Mountain Road).  

Continue for approximately 6 miles on Forest Service Road 3350 to the junction with Forest Service Road 300.  

Turn right here and proceed up Forest Service Road 300 for approximately 2 miles into White Rock Campground.  

Wildcat South Trailhead is located at the northern edge of White Rock Campground.

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Toilets Vault Toilet (1) is shared with the campground
Parking Parking is available at the turnout
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