Boundary Springs Trail #1057

This is an easy hike leading to Boundary Springs, the cool, mossy source of the Upper Rogue Wild and Scenic River. Hikers to this area must use care to protect this sensitive environment. Hikers are asked to not walk on the moss in order to protect this special habitat. Camping is not permitted in this area.

The trail begins 0.5 mile southwest of Crater Rim Viewpoint on the Upper Rogue River Trail #1034. The starting point is at an elevation of 4,900 feet with a gradual incline to Boundary Springs at 5,060 feet.

At a Glance

Open Season: June - October
Usage: Light
Closest Towns:
  • Prospect, OR
  • Medford, OR
Water: Not available. Surface water should be treated.
Information Center: High Cascades Ranger District

General Information


Use Boundary Springs Trailhead

General Notes:
  • Connecting trails: Upper Rogue River Trail #1034
  • Trail is not designed for: pack and saddle, mountain bike, motorized bike, ATV, 4-wheel drive, barrier free


Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Easy

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
2.0 miles

  Elevation : 
4,900 feet - 5,060 feet range