Twin Ponds Trail #993


The Twin Ponds Trail is within Sky Lakes Wilderness and travels along a portion of the Rancheria Trail, an historic military wage road developed in the early 1860s to supply the newly constructed Fort Klamath. The road was used into the first decade of this century.

There is a seasonal spring near the trailhead. There is also water along Fourbit Creek.

At a Glance

Open Season: June - October
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns:
  • Butte Falls, OR
Water: Not available. Surface water should be treated.
Information Center: High Cascades Ranger District

General Information


Use Twin Ponds Trailhead

General Notes:



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  Area/Length : 
3.3 miles

  Elevation : 
4,800 feet - 5,900 feet range