Panther Ridge - Buck Point Trailhead

Provides eastern access to: Pather Ridge Trail #1253 which accesses Wild Rogue Wilderness.

Adjacent access to Mule Creek Trail #1159 (Bureau of Land Management) via nearby trailhead Mule Creek Trailhead-North which also accesses Wild Rogue Wilderness.


  • 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, at 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 Buck Creek Campground where you will turn right on Forest Road 5520. Follow Forest Road 5520 for about 1 mile and take a slight left on Forest Road 230 to reach the trailhead.

From Glendale, OR, take Bureau of Land Management Road 32-9-3 to Forest Road 3348, at Buck Creek Campground turn left on Forest Road 5520 to Forest Road 230 to the Buck Point Trailhead.

See also:

  • Park along the shoulder

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2,800 feet