Panther Ridge - Hanging Rock Trailhead

View one of the most distinctive rock outcroppings on the district that overlooks the Rogue River watershed.

Provides access to:


  • No picnic table
  • No fire pit
  • No drinking water
  • No toilet
  • No garbage disposal - Please pack it out 

At a Glance

Fees: No fee
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply within Wild Rogue Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Powers, OR
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Gold Beach Ranger District and Powers Ranger District

General Information


From Gold Beach, OR, on State Route 101, take County Road 595 east for about 10 miles. Continue on Forest Road 33 for about 37 miles. Take a right at the intersection with Forest Road 3348 and continue on to the Buck Creek Campground where you will turn right on Forest Road 5520. Follow 5520 for about 7 miles. Then take a right on Forest Road 140 and follow to the trailhead.

See also: 

  • Park along road shoulder

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3,400 feet