Walton Lake Trail (#809)

Walton Lake trail

This trail around Walton Lake is designed for barrier-free access and is paved up to the fishing dock.  The remainder of surface is compacted gravel and dirt.  There are many places to rest, fish, and view wildlife. It is accessed at Walton Lake Trailhead.

View a map of Walton Lake Campground and the walking trail around the lake.

WARNING: Walton Lake Trail is temporarily closed due to diseased trees that present a potential threat to visitor safety. Walton Lake and Campground remain open. The public safety closure only applies to a 40-acre area of diseased trees through which about one third of a mile of Walton Lake Trail passes. Find more information here: https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/ochoco/news-events/?cid=FSEPRD578574

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Prineville, Oregon
Operated By: Forest Service


Day Hiking

This short scenic loop is perfect for the whole family.

Viewing Wildlife

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  Area/Length : 
1.0 miles

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