Mt. Elijah / Bigelow Lakes Trailhead

Provides access to:

This trailhead provides access to Mt. Elijah Trail system, including Mt. Elijah Trail #1206, Mt. Elijah Trail #1206A, and Boundary Trail #1207. Additionally, there are other nearby trails associated with the Oregon Caves National Monument. See for more information.


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

At a Glance

Fees: No
Usage: Light-Medium
Closest Towns:
  • Grants Pass, OR
  • Cave Junction, OR
  • Medford, OR
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Wild Rivers Ranger District

General Information


From Grants Pass, OR, travel approximately 29.3 miles south on US. Highway 199 (Redwood Highway) towards Cave Junction, OR. Turn left (east) onto Highway 46 (Caves Highway), continuing 13.7 miles to Forest Road 4613. Veer left onto Forest Road 4613, and continue for 6.8 miles to Forest Road 070, and turn right onto Forest Road 070. Continue 1.3 miles, and the Mt. Elijah / Bigalow Lakes Trailhead will be at the end of the road.

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